Pheasant in Berlin Wool Work

A pheasant in Berlin work, worked from a pattern in Peterson’s Magazine of January 1868. See pattern TE*T14801
Currently not on view
Object Name
embroidered picture
embroidered picture, canvas work
associated dates
Physical Description
pink (overall color)
white (overall color)
berlin woolwork (overall style)
stitches: cross, half cross (joint piece production method or technique)
cotton penelope canvas (overall material)
berlin wool thread (overall material)
greens (overall color)
blues (overall color)
yellows (overall color)
red (overall color)
embroidery (overall production method/technique)
overall: 16 in x 19 1/2 in; x 40.64 cm x 49.53 cm
made at
United States
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
Victorian Needlework
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter A. Hanley

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