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Chair seat cover fragment

Description

T-shaped; off white wool ground embroidered with polychromatic wool threads and 2-ply yarns in satinstitch of simplistic flowers and stems on blue ground. Attachments of other wool fragments at sides and back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Material
crewelwork (technique)
embroidering
stitching
tabby (textile)
upholstery
wool (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
chairs (furniture forms)
COVER, CHAIR SEAT
covers (overlying objects)
crewelwork (technique)
Crewelworked
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Novelty Weave
stitching
tabby (textile)
upholstery
Upholstery
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
13 x 17 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.308A
GUSN
8994

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