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Fragment of a rose blanket

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White blanket fragment embroidered with compass rose motif in pink, yellow, and white thread in cross stitch and other stitches; less than half of the outer ring of white cross stitching survives; inner ring of pink cross stitching around four crossed pink and yellow bars which fan out at the...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Isabel Cobb French

Embroidery fragment

probably American, late 18th century

Object Place

United States


37.5 x 46 cm (14 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with wool embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts