Pheasant in Berlin Wool Work

Description
A pheasant in Berlin work, worked from a pattern in Peterson’s Magazine of January 1868. See pattern TE*T14801
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
embroidered picture
embroidered picture, canvas work
associated dates
1968
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)
Measurements
overall: 16 in x 19 1/2 in; x 40.64 cm x 49.53 cm
made at
United States
ID Number
TE*T14800
catalog number
T14800
accession number
281770
subject
Textiles
Victorian Needlework
See more items in
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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