Object Place: probably Nuremberg, Germany
33.5 x 31.5 cm (13 3/16 x 12 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave embroidered with silk
Not On View
Across the top are rows of letters and numbers. The initials “M.S.D.” and the date 1735. Below are parrots, a dog, pots and vases of flowers and a basket of fruit. Across the bottom are rectangular spaces worked with various stitches.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to MFA, 1901
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection