Embroidered panel, possibly intended for a bag

American
19th century


Dimensions

31.9 x 38 cm (12 9/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.69

Medium or Technique

Silk satin ground with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin on which a rose is embroidered with pink and green silk, in satin stitch.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Martha Codman, Feb. 1, 1922. "Given me by Miss Louisa Lander, aged 93, embroidery by the nuns of Pennsylvania." The Lender

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Maxim Karolik