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Cushion Cover (England), ca. 1900

This is a Cushion Cover. It was embroidered by May Morris. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk on linen and its technique is embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Curtice Hitchcock.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 58.4 x 54.9 cm (23 x 21 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Cushion Cover (England), ca. 1900; Embroidered by May Morris (British, 1862–1938); silk on linen; H x W: 58.4 x 54.9 cm (23 x 21 5/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Curtice Hitchcock; 1975-19-1

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18488023/ |title=Cushion Cover (England), ca. 1900 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 September 2018 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>