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Central geometric three blossom floral spray surrounded by various geometric floral and animal motives. False date of "1770" flanking central motif. Good condition. Stitches: cross.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Probably Mexican, about 1875

Object Place

Mexico (probably)

Dimensions

43.5 x 46.4 cm (17 1/8 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.993

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles