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Chandler coat-of-arms

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Coat-of-arms of the Chandler family. Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, wool, glass beads, and metallic thread in tent, couching, and knot stitch. Design attributed to Thomas Johnston.

Provenance

Martha Codman Karolik and Maxim Karolik

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts

American, about 1750

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

57 x 57 cm (22 7/16 x 22 7/16 in.) (inside frame)

Accession Number

39.244

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, wool, and metal yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles