Needlework Fragment/Table Runner

Date

1740-1790

GUSN

GUSN-3171

Description

Needlework fragment/table runner, comprised of four joined panels; needlepoint worked in the Irish (or Flame) stitch style, with later cotton-tape edging.

Details

Descriptive Terms

runners (furniture coverings)
fragments
needlework (visual works)
table linens
canvas
needlepoint (needleworking)
tapes (binding components)
wool (textile)
Bargello work
Wool
Coated Canvas
Needlework
Irish stitch
Tape binding
RUNNER, TABLE

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

49 x 20 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1482