Swiss Black-Work Panel
This black-work panel was made in Switzerland in the 19th century out of wool and silk. The central decoration is a floral pinwheel, and the border is a meandering vine with flowers.
Circa: 19th century
Material: wool embroidery on linen ground
Condition: Distressed ground along fold lines, restored and delicate
Dimensions: 36" X 41"
Inventory number: TX4153