Early American Embroidery Designs: An 1815 Manuscript Album with Over 190 Patterns

By: Elizabeth M. Townshend

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This rare treasury of original embroidery designs dates from the early days of the Republic. Nearly 200 beautiful and functional floral, vine, and basket motifs are featured in repeat patterns, spot designs, and more. While most of the patterns were probably intended for use with silk threads, several are particularly effective worked in wool.

Title: Early American Embroidery Designs: An 1815 Manuscript Album with Over 190 Patterns

Author: Elizabeth M. Townshend

Illustrator: Reg. Price: $5.95

Categories: Women's Studies, Home life,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486249468

ISBN Number 13: 9780486249469

Binding: paperback

Book Details: 48 pages, 8 1/4 x 11, paperback, Dover Publications

Seller ID: 249468

Description: Rare treasury of original embroidery designs dating from early days of the Republic. Nearly 200 beautiful floral, vine, basket motifs-repeat patterns, spot designs, more. Introduction.