Object Place: Europe
105.6 x 79.5 cm (41 9/16 x 31 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen damask and linen embroidery
Not On View
Natural colored linen warp and weft. Central field shows lozenge lattice work formed of slender pointed leaves. In center of each lozenge a floral sprig. Wide border on four sides shows interlaced, undulating ribbon and floral vine. Initials R F in blue silk cross stitch in upper left corner. Hemmed at each end. Selvedges complete. Linen browned, particularly along folds. Four small holes in upper right corner, darned.
New England source.
Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend