A good and large sailor's woolwork or 'woolie' of a
three masted frigate with a smaller, similar in the background. Both are flying British
flags. British, Mid 19th century.
Fine stitching, with great sense of movement and good colours overall. In period moulded
Sight: 14" x 21.5" (35.5cm x 54.5cm)
Frame: 17.5" x 25" ( 44cm x 64cm)
See our blog: a brief history of sailors