early 20th century
Object Place: Sardinia
260 x 249 cm (102 3/8 x 98 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool embroidered on cotton ground with applied wool woven looped fringe
Not On View
Three panels joined at selvedges. Field: overall lattice pattern containing highly stylized floral motives. Border: repeating main motif, two birds confronted above a vase containing large blossoms. Polychrome fringe on three sides and forming a quarter circle in two corners. Heavy purple , orange, yellow, green and maroon wool yarns on a cream cotton ground. Good condition, some stains.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection