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placemat with embroidered figures
  • unknown maker from the Philippines
  • placemat with embroidered figures, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Philippines (South China or South East Asia)
  • bast fiber, embroidering, lace
  • Object Length/Width: 26.8 x 42 cm
    Object Length/Width: 10 1/2 x 16 1/2 in
  • Gift in memory of James H. Walker Jr., by his family
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0110.11

Rectangular placemat with lace edges. On the lower left corner are two embroidered female figures hulling rice grains with pestles and mortar.