Needlework on Bristol Board

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-26839

Description

Berlin woolwork motto on bristol board. Polychromatic threads on ; brown ground. Red, pink, green and white threads depict a cross, vine, and leaves. lnscription "Rock of Ages." Worked in satin stitch and stem stitch. Framed under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
crewel wool
bristol board
poetry
religion (discipline)
Picture, Needlework

Inscription

""Rock of Ages"" (Embroidered)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 5/8 x 22 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Miss Grace Murray

Accession Number

1935.343