Chair seat cover fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1785-1800

GUSN

GUSN-8994

Description

T-shaped; off white wool ground embroidered with polychromatic wool threads and 2-ply yarns in satinstitch of simplistic flowers and stems on blue ground. Attachments of other wool fragments at sides and back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chairs (furniture forms)
covers (overlying objects)
crewelwork (technique)
embroidering
tabby (textile)
stitching
upholstery
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Wool
Upholstery
Floral
Embroidered
Crewelworked
Novelty Weave
Hand Stitched
COVER, CHAIR SEAT

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

13 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1963.308A

Places

New Hampshire (United States)