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Stitches: bullion, satin, stem; cutwork

Provenance

MFA purchase from Dr. William A. Kingsley of Brookline, Massachusetts, June 6, 1945.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

19th century

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

58 x 35.3 cm (22 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

45.490

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles