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Pictorial sampler with large vase in center, honeysuckle border, surrounded by pine trees, animals, birds, and floral motifs and worked in cross stitch.

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

English, about 1835

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 42.9 x 33.3 x 1.6 cm (16 7/8 x 13 1/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.418

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles