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Stitches: Cretan, cross, double running, eyelet, counted satin; pulled and cut work including Aztec stitch.

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

76.5 x 44.5 cm (30 1/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

45.494

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles