Needlework Picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-46808

Description

Silkwork picture, round. Polychromatic floral border and central floral design. Other stitches: satin stitch, French knot, whip stitch, rice stitch, daisy stitch, feather stitch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needlework (visual works)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
flannel
silk (textile)
Needlework
Needlework

Inscription

"Wrought by Mrs. Rebecca Goddard in the 76th yr. of her age; Without pattern or mark. Completed Feb. 9/57 after a labor of four wks & three days." (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

12 x 12 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Thomas Frothingham

Accession Number

1963.267