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Undyed plain weave linen ground embroidered in chain stitch with multiple alphabets, arabic numerals, and religious verses; crowns denoting various aristocratic ranks at bottom; signed "Sarah Barnett 1738"

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. F. H. Cook to MFA, 1939

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. H. Cook

British, 1738

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

33 x 22.2 cm (13 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

39.566

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles