Needlework of Peace, Plenty and Virtue
Needlwork picture of Peace, Plenty and Virtue. Professional work possibly made as the lid for a casket. The three female figures are shown standing in an elaborately worked oval cartouche. The whole piece finely worked in coloured silks and metal thread on a satin ground. Minor losses and discolouration – small area of damage to metal thread. Framed and glazed.