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Embroidered with a great variety of stitches with inscriptions in cross stitch, cotton plain weave ground, loosely woven; delicate border of angular strawberry vine, flower filled basket flanked by eight pointed stars at top, three flower filled baskets lower center, plants and flowers and small...

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Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown

late 18th–early 19th century

Object Place

Britian

Dimensions

53.4 x 32 cm (21 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.4012

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles