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Ground: fine cream colored linen. Design: rectangle in center with landscape and buildings, worked in fine cross stitch; fragments of border patterns, the alphabet and apparently unrelated letters, worked with pale colored silks in fine cross stitch and tent stitch. Stained, faded.


1938, gift of Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

European, early 19th century

Object Place

Continental Europe


24 x 32.5 cm (9 7/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts