Sampler

Mexican
1783
Maryana de Anderyaca (Mexican)


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

79.5 x 77 cm (31 5/16 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1142

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: cross, cutwork including Aztec stitch, double-running, long-armed cross, Russian overcast. Insciptiz: “DE LA MANO DE DONA MARYANA ANDERYCA [LOACAU] EL DYA DE DYCYENBRE DE 1783”

Provenance

1938, gift of Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman