The University of Texas at Austin
Kitchen hot pads
Identifier: TMC_0032
Title: Kitchen hot pads
Description: Hexagonal beaded hot pads made from blue and white beads woven together by string. Beads are ceramic or possibly glass and 5mm in diameter. Pads were supposedly made by Nanny Tubbs, the mother of Emma T. Tubbs Schultz.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: 1861
Creator: Tubbs, Nanny
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 24 [Metric, Rm C 5.4]
Format: trivet
Size: A: 21 cm L x 16 cm W x .5 cm H; B: 15.9 cm L x 14 cm W x .5 cm H
Other ID: TMM 510-18 A; TMM 510-18 B
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century