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Embroidered across the top are the words (translated as) "By the hand of Donia Maria de la Concepcion Navaro October 30 (?) 1837". Directly beneath this a line of simple stylized animals leading from a farm house. The field beneath this is divided into halves, each with rectangular compartments,...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Mexican, 1837

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

35.5 x 48 cm (14 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.963

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles