Object Place: Mexico
31.6 x 43.8 cm (12 7/16 x 17 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave embroidered with silk
Not On View
Unfinished sampler worked on closely woven linen in satin, back, long armed cross, knot, straight gobelin, lazy daisy, and double running stitches; rectangular blocks of highly stylized plant forms and geometric motifs, animals, birds, grape vine, diagonal running plants in body of sampler; a number of stains.
Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950
Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown