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Needlework picture

Description

This small needlework depicts a blue and beige-colored flower worked in single and padded satin stitches on a paper ground. It is mounted in an Empire-style mahogany veneered frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
paper (fiber product)
thread
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
Fiddle Thread
needlework (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture, Needlework
thread
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
7.25 x 6.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1411
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2952

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