Needlework of Gen. Tom Thumb

Object Number: 
1945.317
Date: 
1842-1883
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/4 x 6 1/4 in. ( 18.4 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
Stitched: "Gen. Tom Thumb"
Description: 
Vertical rectangular unfinished needlepoint stitched in cotton onto cotton canvas; titled above soldier figure in center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Provenance: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group