Cloth

English
1686


Dimensions

50 x 59 cm (19 11/16 x 23 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .58 x .50

Accession Number

34.2

Medium or Technique

Wool, cotton, and linen; crewel embroidery

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: twill weave, linen warp, cotton weft. Design: jar of roses, tulips, carnations, and an iris, the letters R and H flank the jar, above the date 1686 in the lower half are birds and insects, a border of foliage. Worked in bluish green wools with stem stitch, cross stitch, herring-bone stitch, etc. Worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Warren