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Crewels on linen canvas. Worked with yellow, white, brown, tan and shades of red, green, blue and purple yarns on a dark green background in tent stitch. Original pink tape edging and lining. Design on back shows one animal on either side of a large central flower. On front is an over-all floral...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. S. A. Biggin

American (New England), 1725–75

Object Place

New England, United States


12 x 19 x 3.1 cm (4 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool embroidery on linen with wool lining and wool twill tape binding


Textiles and Fashion Arts