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Embroiderer:
Elizabeth Funk, (American)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in satin and cross stitches on plain weave foundation
Dimensions:
H x W: 54 x 42.5cm (21 1/4 x 16 3/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
USA
Date:
1813
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The field is dominated by a large flowering plant growing out of a basket, surrounded by small floral motifs and sheep. With a floral vine border at the top and bottom. The edges are trimmed with gathered blue ribbon, with ribbon rosettes in each corner. In the upper left corner, a small oval contains the inscription.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emily Coe Stowell from the Coe Collection
Accession Number:
1970-28-13
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4695d1d53-e0ac-4bc0-ab91-b64b65738fe3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1970-28-13