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Tea cozy

Description

Dark green wool Berlinwork ground. Large multicolor floral pattern in wool, silk and glass beads. Body fomed by two half-ovals. Black, gold, red and green silk cord trim body, forming loop at top. Emerald green silk quilted lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1873
Material
Berlin woolwork
beads (pierced objects)
canvas
cotton (textile)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
stuffing (upholstering technique)
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
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Stuffed
stuffing (upholstering technique)
tea cozies
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.213
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. G. Winthrop
GUSN
38454

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