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Two fragments of mid-seventeenth century whitework samplers stitched together.

Provenance

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

mid-17th century

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

13.9 x 30 cm (5 1/2 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4011

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles