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Needlework Picture

1963.267 (RS103885)

Description

Silkwork picture, round. Polychromatic floral border and central floral design. Other stitches: satin stitch, French knot, whip stitch, rice stitch, daisy stitch, feather stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Wrought by Mrs. Rebecca Goddard in the 76th yr. of her age; Without pattern or mark. Completed Feb. 9/57 after a labor of four wks & three days." (handwritten)
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
flannel
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
embroidering
flannel
Needlework
needlework (visual works)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
12 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.267
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Thomas Frothingham
GUSN
46808

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