Object Place: Holland
49.8 x 48.5 cm (19 5/8 x 19 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave embroidered with silk
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Darning sampler worked on heavy white cotton, thirteen areas showing great variety of darning stitches worked with polychrome silks, upper left corner crown over initials MVA worked in red eyelet stitch, lower right crown over date 1774 worked in red eyelet stitch, in center inscription: OUDT, 16 IAAR; right selvedge present.
Gift of Mrs. Cicely Foster Gittes to MFA, 1954
Gift of Mrs. Cicely Foster Gittes