Fragment of strip, bed ornament
58 x 64 cm (22 13/16 x 25 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave with silk embroidery
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Fragment of strip to ornament bed. Ground: linen. Design: eight-pointed star filled with interlacing geometric pattern worked in a stitch resembling herring bone in which the threads do not cross, with red, yellow, black blue, and green silk. From each side of the star points triangles half red and half yellow protrude. Worn.
Gift of R. R. Goodell