Embroidered panel / runner. Terracota cotton embroidered in wool, cotton and silk with mirror (Shisha) glass a) russet cotton b) brown cotton Hand sewn; hemmed on four sides; lining a) at either end, lined throughout. Woven cotton embroidered; cotton plain weave dyed terracota; embroidery threads; green and undyed wool; yellow and magenta silk; blue, green. Black cotton; worked in laid;couched;chain open and closed; creton buttonhole stitches with (shisha) glass. Main field of 3 repeating geometric forms, divided by spot motifs. Border geometric. a) russet mercerised cotton satin weave. b) brown (discoloured) cotton satin weave. Early 20th century hand embroidered in Gujarat, India.
Attingham collection; bequeathed to the National Trust with the estate, house and contents of Attingham by Thomas Henry Noel-Hill, 8th Baron Berwick (1877-1947) on 15th May 1953.