Sampler

English
1725
Elizabeth Wright (British)


Object Place: Britain

Dimensions

49 x 56 cm (19 5/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.10

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Double tablets in center enclosing the ten commandments; panels on either side with two saints and verses above. Stitches: cross, flat, hem, satin, and tent. Framed.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland to MFA, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland