Map sampler

English
19th century


Object Place: Britain

Dimensions

30.5 x 32 cm (12 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1015

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Map of Africa, many place names with indication of rivers, mountain ranges and abutting geographichal areas. Slightly soiled. Stitches: chain, chain (from the back), cross, satin.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection