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Grayish-white linen ground, with deep border design of scrolling slender stems bearing in center of each scroll a decorative flower form; worked with linen threads in red, pinks, bluish-green, yellowish-green, and two shades of blue in oriental, stem, lattice, knot, and feather stitches.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution

American (Deerfield, Massachusetts), 1890–1920

Object Place

Deerfield, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

83.7 x 85.1 cm (32 15/16 x 33 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

45.507

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles