Connection is hand embroidered with soy silk, silk, and cotton floss on antique homespun linen that is more than 100 years old. The porcelain doll arms are from Germany and were dug from the earth from the grounds of an old doll factory that operated between 1850-1910. It is framed in a reclaimed barn wood frame. It is backed in hand-dyed linen and trimmed in antique lace . The piece measures 7 inches x 71/4 inches by 3 1/2 inches. It comes ready to hand or it can sit on a table or shelf.