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Embroiderer:
Martha Goddard, American  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery on wool foundation Technique: embroidered in counted cross and satin stitches on plain weave foundation
Dimensions:
H x W: 33.7 x 43.8 cm (13 1/4 x 17 1/4 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
USA
Date:
1832
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
A verse and inscription at the center, surrounded by trees, flowering trees, birds and animals, with a strawberry vine border. The verse reads:
Blessing for ever on the Lamb
Who bore the curse for wretched man
Let angels sound his sacred name
and ev'ry creature say Amen
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection
Accession Number:
1976-100-5-d
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49b4b5fc3-ef02-47b6-9088-7b9bb7a6ac97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1976-100-5-d