206 x 48 cm (81 1/8 x 18 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .48 x 2.06 including fringe
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
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Ground: light neutral linen gauze. Design: conventional flowers and fruits forming end borders and side borders diminishing in width as they near the middle, worked with bluish-green, pinkish red, pale pinkish orange, yellow, green, blue, and neutral colored silk, and tarnished metal thread (metal wound on yellow silk). Narrow stripe of tarnished metal woven across ends, finished with tasseled fringe.
Bequest of Miss Ellen Starkey Bates