Of trapezoidal form, solidly worked in crewel yarns. A basket of flowers and a butterfly are in shades of rose, yellow, blue, green, brown and beige on a aquamarine ground. Various stitches are used, including couching, whipstitch(sp?), and french knots on a linen foundation backed with green wool and edged in blue wool tape.
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Household Accessory
- Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
- 13.5 x 14.5 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little