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Potholder

Description

Flame stitch Berlinwork face in shades of red, green and brown. Bound with pink and black silk ribbon. Braided loop at corner. Rectangular. Back of brown ribbed wool with woven circle motif in green and pink.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
Berlin woolwork
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
cookware
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
POTHOLDER
potholders
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
4.5 x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.565
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances Greely Stevenson
GUSN
29548

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