Sampler

Mexican
19th century


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

40 x 42.5 cm (15 3/4 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.492

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk, linen, and glass beads

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: chain, Florentine, long-armed cross, and satin; pulled work

Provenance

MFA purchase from Dr. William A. Kingsley of Brookline, Massachusetts, June 6, 1945.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund