Embroidery fragment

probably American
18th–19th century


Dimensions

12 x 17.5 cm (4 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.16 x 0.11

Accession Number

29.1036

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: natural colored linen loosely woven. Design: zig-zag lines and strawberries framed in diamonds worked in rococo stitch with cream, light blue, light neutral pink, yellowish green and dark bluish green silk.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund