Sampler

Turkish
18th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

52.7 x 45 cm (20 3/4 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.294

Medium or Technique

Linen/cotton plain weave ground embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: double running, eyelet, and satin with mürver (branch) and misabak (netted) stitches

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943; gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection