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Arm chair cover

Description

Crewel work arm chair cover with Colonial revival Tree of Life design. Flowers, birds, berries, leaves, insects. Stitches include satin, stem, French knot, cross, speckled, fly, diaper filling, blanket, chain.

Details

Maker
Kennedy, Nancy Inman, 1925-1992 (Embroiderer)
Date
1970-1980
Location of origin
New England
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Boylston (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Colonial Revival
Cover, Chair Seat
coverings and hangings for seating furniture
embroidery (visual works)
People and organizations
Norton, Linda K.
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 12 1/2 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.2.3.7
GUSN
222131

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