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Antimacassar

Description

Pale green wool felt; appliqued center panel of maroon felt. Center panel appliqued with wool leaves in yellow, red and brown with embroidered veins and leaves. Pointed edges of center panel and scalloped edges of ground embroidered in silk in yellow, pink, blue and maroon. Fringed hem.

Details

Maker
Storey, Edith May (Maker)
Date
1881-1883
Material
appliqué (technique)
embroidering
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ANTIMACASSAR
antimacassars
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Embroidered
embroidering
Felt
felt (textile)
Floral
floral patterns
Silk
silk (textile)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
12 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.5
GUSN
38940

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