Tuesday, January 6, 2009
Pattern: More Russian Folk Embroidery (#3)
Based on images from the NYPL Digital Gallery:
Source: Obraztsy starinnago narodnoe uzornago shit'ia i kruzhev iz kollektsii K. Dalmatova.
Image ID: 55518
Vyshivki ot polotenets i prostynei Zubtsovskago i Novotorzhskago uezdov Tverskoi gubernii.
[Embroidery on a towel and a sheet from Zubtov and Novotorzhsk districts of Tver province.] (1893-94)
The sample is stitched as a bookmark in cross-stitch.