108 x 123 cm (42 1/2 x 48 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.23 x 1.08
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Red satin on which are compact sprays of raised leaves and seed-vessels, worked with gold thread and narrow strips of silver gilt. Similar sprays placed parallel with the sides form a border. Lined with white cotton.
By 1918, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)
 See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.
Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel