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Ten rectangular compartments, one above the other; the top three having embroidered variations of the undulating floral vine motif; the remaining seven with various drawnwork techniques having vine, pomegrante and geometric motives. Stitches: counted satin, faggot, 4-sided; pulled work including...

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Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Mexican, 19th century

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

43.7 x 23.7 cm (17 3/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.970

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles