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Embroidered largely in cross stitch with some tent, rococo, and other canvas stitches, two side borders minute vine bearing trefoil blossoms, upper border minute angular strawberry vine, lower border angular vine bearing variety of conventionalized blossoms, horizontal bands of ornaments...

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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

English, 1801

Object Place

Portsmouth, England

Dimensions

43.5 x 33 cm (17 1/8 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

50.4013

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles