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Framed panel. Ground: light brown linen. Design: (completely covering ground) bunch of flowers on which a bird is perched, worked with various reds, yellows, greens, and blues, with background worked in bluish green.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow

18th century

Dimensions

25.7 x 19 cm (10 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.319

Medium or Technique

Linen with wool and silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles