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Needlework Pattern

1940.327 (RS264982)

Description

Bristol board needlework pattern with unfinished needlework. Printed on front in black ink in old English script "The Old / Oaken Bucket." Image of a well with bucket resting on top. Ground around well has been partially embroidered with green yarn, steel needle is still attached.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1940
Inscriptions
Front: "The Old / Oaken Bucket" Left selvage: "Old Oaken Bucket No. 100" Right selvage: "PARKER'S PATTERN" (Printed)
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Needleworking Equipment
Descriptive terms
needlework (visual works)
Pattern
Pattern, Needlework
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.327
GUSN
103418

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