User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cover

Start collecting

White linen ground with large scale circular border design of serpentine stems bearing poppies and decorative foliage; worked with linen threads in white and three shades of blue in oriental, stem, feather, button-hole and lattice stitches. Embroidered by members of the Society of Blue and White...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

American (Deerfield, MA), 1896–1926

Object Place

Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

59 x 59 cm (23 1/4 x 23 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: Diameter: 23 1/4 in.

Accession Number

45.499

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave; embroidered with linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles