Part of a cover
19th century (?)
Object Place: Europe (Western)
84 x 141 cm (33 1/16 x 55 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A large central cross motif of various naturalistic flowers, blossoms, and leaves on a continuous guilloche pattern stalk. Filling the field around this are similar flowers, detached, on curved leafy stems. Polychrome silk and metallic yarns on a linen ground entirely in drawnwork with metallic yarns. Nonmatching galloon borders. Slightly worn in spots.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection