Early framed Embroidery Fragment with Squirrel: C17th English
An early framed embroidered fragment from a collection, please see our other listings for more examples.
From England and dating around the first half of the 1600’s.
Worked in silks onto a linen ground, a fragment from a tent stitch border, this on is of a squirrel eating an acorn and sitting amongst floral motifs.
In good antique condition commensurate with their age. the frames have even added at a later date.
Outer frame: 16.5cm X 9.5cm
Inner frame: 10cm X 3.5cm