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Tea cozy

Description

Wool Berlinwork ground. One side: light red center, dark red border. Reverse side: light green center, dark green border with floral pattern worked in white, grey and brown glass beads. Body formed by two half-ovals with green and white silk cording. Braided loop at top. Burgundy quilted satin lining. Unidentified lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1885
Location of origin
England
Material
Berlin woolwork
beads (pierced objects)
canvas
cotton (textile)
machine-made
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
canvas
Coated Canvas
Cotton
cotton (textile)
COZY
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tea cozies
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
15 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.478
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37807

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