Early 19th century
Object Place: France
51.8 x 49.5 cm (20 3/8 x 19 1/2 in. )
Medium or Technique
Appliquéd linen, with linen Valenciennes lace and appliquéd cotton embroidery
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Embroidered border design, appliqued on fine linen ground, of twisting ribbons caught with trefoils intertwining with delicate flowering vine; in one corner, initials EWC; edged with band of Valenciennes lace; belonged to Ellen Wayles Coolidge, wife of Joseph Coolidge and granddaughter of Thomas Jefferson.
Gift of Miss Ellen W. Coolidge