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Raised Embroidery

Raised Embroidery

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A lamp mat or "lamp rug." It is hand embroidered with a cross stitch floral pattern in woolen yarn on a linen base, surrounded by a border of turkey work or plush stitch. Woolen fruits attached to this border.
Currently not on view
Object Name
embroidery, raised
Patterson, Lydia
made at
United States
overall: 13 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 34.29 cm
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Victorian Needlework
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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