Object Place: Switzerland
126 x 136 cm (49 5/8 x 53 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Flower vines, birds and animals surround a central diamond shaped motif in which is written: CRISTUS DER SON DER GERECHT and IG KEIT ANO 1593. The ground frabric is made up of four pieces of linen. Brown, white and light blue linen threads worked in stem stitch, laid work and a variety of lace-like filling stitches. Out of square, a few worn areas and some stains but otherwise strong.
Frederick Brown Fund