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Table Cover

Iranian embroidered table cover, c. 1875. Given to the V&A Museum by Nasir ud-Din Shah (r. 1848-1896). Iranian embroidered table cover, c. 1875. Given to the V&A Museum by Nasir ud-Din Shah (r. 1848-1896). Copyright Victoria and Albert Museum, London, acc. no. 879-1877.

A table cover is a textile of some kind that covers all or part of the top of a table. It can take the form of, for example, a table carpet, table cloth or table runner

V&A online catalogue (retrieved 22 June 2016).

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