Potholder

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-36863

Description

Smyrna cross-stitch Berlinwork in green, red, pink, blue and white wool with gold silk center and stripes. Radiating square pattern. Edged all around in multicolor braid with loops at corners. Blue wool silk back. Padded.

Details

Descriptive Terms

potholders
cookware
Berlin woolwork
cross-stitching
silk (textile)
textiles
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
Wool
Silk
Cross-stitched
Berlinwork
Geometric
Unidentified Textile
POTHOLDER

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

6 x 6 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Caroline M. Smith

Accession Number

1934.1232