Needlework Picture

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-7588

Description

Embroidered map of England. Counties outlined in various colors, with name in black cross stitch. Channels and oceans also identified. Black painted wood frame has gilded inner and outer edge. Under glass.

Details

Descriptive Terms

maps
needlework (visual works)
cotton (textile)
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
Picture, Needlework

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Redman, Mary Smith (Embroiderer)

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

24 7/16 x 20 1/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.520