Holly spray ornament

English
16th–17th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

18.2 x 18.5 cm (7 3/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1900

Medium or Technique

Embroidery, silk on linen needlepoint

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Small square piece; natural-colored linen canvas with design of spray of holly worked with polychrome silks in tent stitch; much of black rotted away.

Credit Line

Gift of Sir Leigh Ashton