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Needlework Picture

1949.520 (RS119638)

Description

Embroidered map of England. Counties outlined in various colors, with name in black cross stitch. Channels and oceans also identified. Black painted wood frame has gilded inner and outer edge. Under glass.

Details

Maker
Redman, Mary Smith (Embroiderer)
Date
1780-1820
formerly cataloged as 1900-1999
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
cross-stitching
embroidering
glass (material)
linen (material)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
cross-stitching
embroidering
glass (material)
linen (material)
maps
needlework (visual works)
Picture, Needlework
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
24 7/16 x 20 1/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.520
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7588

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