Sampler

English
1742
Philippi Read (British)


Object Place: Britain

Dimensions

43 x 32.2 cm (16 15/16 x 12 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.12

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk and metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: couching, cross, satin, stem, tent. Framed. Ten Commandments. Lord’s Prayer. Creed.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland to MFA, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard Wheatland