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Whitework sampler embroidered with scatter flowers, birds, and lamb. Stitches include padded satin, french knots, and drawn and cut work.

Provenance

Gift of Dr. Alfred M. Tozzer to MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Alfred M. Tozzer

Mexican, 19th century

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

37.3 x 37.5 cm (14 11/16 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

35.1152

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles