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Cushion

Description

Cushion with dark red Berlinwork ground. Central motif and border of flowers and leaves in shades of pale gray and green with touches of yellow. Brown silk-covered cord binding. Gray silk back. White and blue ticking stripe cotton twill lining. Feather stuffing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Monogram in silk shading from white to maroon at center of one face: G [or C] [with other initials in center like J or I]
Associated Building
Used At The Rocks.
Material
Berlin woolwork
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
silk (textile)
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessories; Other Household Accessories
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Berlin woolwork
Berlinwork
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Cushion
cushions
Feather
feather (material)
Floral
floral patterns
Silk
silk (textile)
Stripe
stripes
Twill
twill
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
18 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1980.53
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Jr.
GUSN
49712

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