Object Place: Mexico
43.7 x 23.7 cm (17 3/16 x 9 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and linen
Not On View
Ten rectangular compartments, one above the other; the top three having embroidered variations of the undulating floral vine motif; the remaining seven with various drawnwork techniques having vine, pomegrante and geometric motives. Stitches: counted satin, faggot, 4-sided; pulled work including Aztec stitch.
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection