Sampler

Spanish
1821
Gregoria Comin (Spanish)


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

40.5 x 40 cm (15 15/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.508

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Square linen sampler embroidered with concentric bands of alphabets, decorative borders and motifs; inscribed “Me Hizo Gregoria Comin ano de 1821 en el real Colegio de Las Virgenes D.D.G.A.” Stitches: cross

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder to MFA, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder