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Square linen sampler embroidered with concentric bands of alphabets, decorative borders and motifs; inscribed "Me Hizo Gregoria Comin ano de 1821 en el real Colegio de Las Virgenes D.D.G.A." Stitches: cross

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder to MFA, 1937

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kidder

Spanish, 1821

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

40.5 x 40 cm (15 15/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.508

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles