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Object ID # 1957.032.008
Object Name Embroidery, Punched Paper
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Description Framed piece of petit point embroidery on punched paper reading "Come ye Sinners Poor and Needy". The text is in a variegated thread of reds and purples. The rest of the design is made from green thread. A backing material has been covered in foil in behind the embroidery so that existing holes show a bit of silver through them and catch the light.
Provenance The previous owner, Mrs. John Wilson, did not provide any information on this piece. She resided at RR#2, Tara, Ontario.
Collection Textiles, Needlework & Accessories Collection
Material Wood/Glass/Paper/Embroidery Thread
Dimensions W-66.5 L-34.5 cm
Found Tara, Bruce County
People Wilson, John
Subjects Embroidery