early 19th century
232.2 x 272.2 cm (91 7/16 x 107 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Ground: white cotton. Design: in center an octagon enclosing a basket of flowers framed by a grape vine, and surrounded by oak leaves and acorns, the field bordered by a diamond lattice and two narrow bands of foliage, grape vines in outer border (corners cut out) worked in knotted cable stitch, and tufted, with heavy white cotton thread. Worn and torn along edges.
Gift of Mrs. Frank Moseley