Framed armorial embroidery

American
about 1780


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

80 x 80 x 4 cm (31 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.27.63

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk embroidery and wood framed with glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Framed armorial embroidery. molded black frame with gilt inner edge; shield embroidered in silver on black background, with red, blue, and yellow in decoration.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary W. Bartol, John W. Bartol, and Abigail W. Clark