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Center area with stylized floral and animal motives flanked above and below by rows having the alphabet plus numbers and geometric floral vine motives. Slightly soiled. Stitches: cross, tent Stitches: cross, long-armed cross, tent; canvas work variation.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Mexican, about 1870

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

36 x 27.8 cm (14 3/16 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.976

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles