Victorian, circa 1870. 18.5ins high by 23.5ins wide. Large Sailor's Woolwork Embroidery Picture of a Ship returning to British shores,
entitled, 'Homeward Bound'.
Framed in a gilt over wood frame, with rippled, dimpled, old glass.
Tacked to a wood stretcher frame with brown paper backing.
Picture has a central panel depicting a three masted navy ship at sea, surrounded by a crown and flags.
Red, white and blue twisted border.
Initails H. E. to the corners.
No stitch losses.
Colours are all good and strong with no noticeable fading.
Very slight colour run around a couple of the red tassles.
Neatly and evenly stretched.
Frame showing wear and chips, but structurally sound.