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Object Name Scarf, Table
Title Table scarf
Catalog Number 1980.45.27
Creator Blanton, Margaret Gray
Date 1917
Material(s) Cotton
Dimensions H-22.5 W-16.75 inches
Description This is a white cotton table scarf with an embroidered motto at the top, a tatted border, and medical caduceus embroidered in white in one corner. "M.G.BLANTON" is embroidered in the bottom left corner.
Notes Made by donor in 1917 with her family motto. Her husband, Dr. Smiley Blanton, was a physician--hence the caduceus.
Collection Margaret Gray Blanton Collection
People Blanton, Margaret Gray
Subjects Table decorations
Home decoration
House decoration
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS