Needlework Towel Rack

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1876

GUSN

GUSN-47482

Description

Carved balck walnut towel rack with Berlin woolwork cross stitch and beadwork decoration; floral with scroll embellishment; brown, tan, gray, black, white, on red ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

racks (supporting devices)
needlework (visual works)
Berlin woolwork
cross stitch
wool (textile)
beadwork
black walnut (wood)
flowers (plants)
scrolls (motifs)
rose (genus)
Rack, Towel

Additional Identification Number

9.1941

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

18 x 23 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Miss Mabel L. Josselyn

Accession Number

1967.141