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White linen ground divided into thirds; each third divided into horizontal rectangular compartments. Designs: various stylized floral and geometric motives. The six compartments in the lower right hand corner contain the sentence (partially translated as) "Lo hizo Maria Dolores Canizo and...

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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

38.4 x 53.9 cm (15 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.972

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles