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Small marking sampler with alphabet, flowers, and lion; worked in cross and chain stitches and inscribed "ANCSD 1777 no."

Provenance

Purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Berger; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Berger in memory of Susan Jeannette Westfall

British, 1777

Object Place

United Kingdom

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 17.1 x 1.3 cm (8 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.384

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles