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Seed Wreath

Seed Wreath

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Three-Dimensional
seedwork
Object Type
three-dimensional
Other Terms
Three-Dimensional; Pictures; Wreath
date made
ca 1850
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Northumberland
place owned; place used
United States: Pennsylvania, Northumberland
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
seeds (wreath material)
nuts (wreath material)
paper (leaves; stem wrapping; lining material)
card (petals material)
wire, iron (wreath material)
yarn, wool (flower centers material)
fabric (flower centers material)
paint (flower centers material)
walnut (frame material)
glass (glazing material)
pine (backing board material)
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 35 in x 45 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 88.9 cm x 115.57 cm
overall: 113 cm x 87 cm; 44 1/2 in x 34 1/4 in
ID Number
DL.67.0442
catalog number
67.0442
accession number
270017
Credit Line
Grandchildren of Elizabeth Wertman Bieber
subject
Flowers
Seeds
Pennsylvania
Women
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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