Framed Beadwork Picture

Object Name: 
Framed Beadwork Picture

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Object Name: 
Framed Beadwork Picture
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
75.2.1
Dimensions: 
Overall Frame: W: 30 cm, L: 26.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1900
Primary Description: 
Polychrome glass beads, wool, non-lead sheet glass, wood; woven on a thread support. Rectangular black-painted wood frame with flat glass cover, enclosing a woven bead picture, composed of polychrome glass beads: a standing male figure holding a staff, beside a girl with a dog in a landscape setting; edged with a border of tan, brown and olive green wool; reverse of frame with printed label of: "HUMPHRYS, - THE STREATHAM - PICTURE FRAME & GILDING WORKS..." in Streatham, England.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Brianwood Antiques, Source
1975-01-15
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
HUMPHRYS, - THE STREATHAM - PICTURE FRAME & GILDING WORKS...
Label
On reverse of Frame Printed Label
Conservation and Care of Glass Objects (2006) illustrated, p. 127; BIB# 96019