Saturday, March 28, 2009
Pattern: More Russian Folk Embroidery (#11)
Based on images from the NYPL Digital Gallery:
Source: Obraztsy starinnago narodnoe uzornago shit'ia i kruzhev iz kollektsii K. Dalmatova.
Image ID: 55550
Tkanye kontsy ot polotenets i podolok zhenskikh rubashek raboty i uzora krest'ianok Gzhatskago uezda Smolenskoi guber.
[Woven towel ends and hems of women's blouses, works and patterns by Russian women from Gzhatsk district of Smolensk province.] (1893-94)
The sample is done in cross stitch as a bookmark.