Object Place: Germany or Holland
46.6 x 50.3 cm (18 3/8 x 19 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave embroidered with silk
Not On View
Darning or running stitch sampler. Square tan cotton ground having crosses, squares and lines of various linear, geometric and lozenge patterns, in polychrome silk yarns, randomly placed; some overlapping. Stitches: marking cross, pattern darning, simple darning. Slightly soiled.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, 1946
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection