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Description

Smyrna cross-stitch Berlinwork in green, red, pink, blue and white wool with gold silk center and stripes. Radiating square pattern. Edged all around in multicolor braid with loops at corners. Blue wool silk back. Padded.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
Berlin woolwork
cross-stitching
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
cookware
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Geometric
geometric patterns
POTHOLDER
potholders
Silk
silk (textile)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
6 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.1232
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith
GUSN
36863

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