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Needlework Picture

Description

Framed silk on silk embroidered scene of a variety of birds in flight and on branches and the ground. Multi-colored silk threads on white silk background. Label on rear from J.F. Cabot, Boston, frames.

Details

Maker
Cabot, J. F. (Framer)
Date
1770-1800
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
embroidering
needlework (visual works)
Picture, Needlework
silk (textile)
Dimensions
18 1/4 x 15 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.43
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55965

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