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Crewel Wool Fragment (England)

This is a Crewel wool fragment. It is dated 18th–19th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is wool, cotton and its technique is satin, stem and basket stitch embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harvey Smith. It is credited Gift of Harvey Smith.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 32 x 28.5 cm (12 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Crewel Wool Fragment (England); wool, cotton; H x W: 32 x 28.5 cm (12 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-87-8

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