Requires Photography

Quilted panel

Possibly British
19th century


Object Place: Edinburgh or Paisley, Great Britain

Dimensions

120 x 96.5 cm (47 1/4 x 38 in.)

Accession Number

53.106

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Made from a shawl. A simple vine, with repeating blossom and leafy sprig motifs, repeats diagonally across the field. Predominantly red and blue. Polychrome silk (?) and cotton (?) yarns. Reverse is backed with a piece of printed cotton; swirling buta and vine motives, yellow on a blue ground. Short green silk fringe border. Some stains; worn in spots.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection