Object Place: Germany
49.1 x 57.6 cm (19 5/16 x 22 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave embroidered with wool
Not On View
The field is divided into halves. The left; upper and lower case script alphabets plus numbers above and gothic alphabet. Beneath this are horizontal rows with various floral vine and other motives. The right; houses, a wreath with the initials “M.T.”, various floral grouping and animals scattered over the ground. Stains; missing yarns. Stitches: counted satin, cross, feather, long-armed cross, plush.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection