Antimacassar

Object Number: 
1943.237
Date: 
1865-1870
Medium: 
Wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 x 13 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 48.3 x 34.3 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: center: "H"
Description: 
Crocheted wool antimacassar made of seven white lozenge-shaped sections joined together with red crocheting, each section is crossstitched with a standing stemmed flower except the center, which is monogramed, the outer edge is trimmed with red crocheted lace.
Gallery Label: 
This was made by Elizabeth Humphrey Scott for her niece, Caroline Humphrey Patterson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Caroline B. Lyman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group