Sampler

Mexican
19th century


Object Place: Mexico

Dimensions

37.3 x 37.5 cm (14 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1152

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Whitework sampler embroidered with scatter flowers, birds, and lamb. Stitches include padded satin, french knots, and drawn and cut work.

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Alfred M. Tozzer to MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Alfred M. Tozzer