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Napkin

Napkin
Title
Napkin
Date 
1875-1930
Medium 
Linen, silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 19 1/4 x 19 1/8 in. ( 48.9 x 48.6 cm )
Description 
Square ecru linen napkin hand embroidered with gold silk floss; the overall pattern is of flowers with petals that look like bearded wheat on leaved stems, the border is of drawnwork and has feather stitch between their two rows, the edges are fringed with linen.
Object Number 
Z.1331.17
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group