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Bedcover

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered through only one thickness in polychrome wool yarns in chain, buttonhole, link powdering, seed, wheel ear, flat and back stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered through only one thickness in polychrome wool yarns in chain, buttonhole, link powdering, seed, wheel ear, flat and back stitches.

Date:

c. 1734/40

Artist:

England

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Bedcover

Origin

England

Date

Made 1724–1750

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered through only one thickness in polychrome wool yarns in chain, buttonhole, link powdering, seed, wheel ear, flat and back stitches

Dimensions

180 × 139.9 cm (70 7/8 × 55 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Ogden Armour through the Needlework and Textile Guild

Reference Number

1943.507

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