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Chair seat

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1725-1749 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wool and silk embroidery on linen canvas

  • Museum number:

    T.188-1930

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Wool and silk embroidery on linen canvas in tent and cross stitches. The design depicts leafy stems bearing tulips, carnations, and other flowers radiating from roses in the centre, in colours on a black ground.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1725-1749 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wool and silk embroidery on linen canvas

Dimensions

Depth: 16 in, Width: 18 in

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File no. 1930/12386.

Descriptive line

Embroidered linen; England; 1725-1749.

Materials

Linen; Wool yarn; Silk thread; Canvas

Techniques

Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Tulips; Carnations; Roses (flowers); Flowers

Categories

Embroidery; Furniture; Interiors

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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