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White linen ground with semi-naturalistic rose, thistle or chrysanthemum, pomegranate, lily and other flowers on individual stalks plus a wreath and a heart both having the initials "ECG" The date appears in the lower center. Above are three rows with alphabets, numbers and the same initials and...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

German, 1769

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

38 x 30 cm (14 15/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.978

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, linen and metallic thread; backed with paper, trimmed with silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles