Sampler

Mexican
19th century


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

76.5 x 44.5 cm (30 1/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

45.494

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and cotton

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: Cretan, cross, double running, eyelet, counted satin; pulled and cut work including Aztec stitch.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund