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Sampler fragment

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Part of a sampler worked in cross stitch, five motifs: running dog, landscape, rose spray, stylized vine, Greek fret. Stitches: cross.


Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown

early 19th century

Object Place

Continental Europe


20.2 x 17.5 cm (7 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts