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Needlework frame

1998.1799 (RS23290)

Description

This large grain-painted frame was for finished needlework, cut to fit a circular worked piece, its inner edge was cut with a molding plane and its edges are covered with canvas nailed in place.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
pine (wood)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
embroidery (visual works)
Frame, Picture
needlework (visual works)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
18.75 x 15.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1799
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17639

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