Antimacassar

Antimacassar
Title
Antimacassar
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 )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Caroline B. Lyman
Object Number 
1943.237
Marks 
embroidered: center: "H"
Gallery Label 
This was made by Elizabeth Humphrey Scott for her niece, Caroline Humphrey Patterson.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group