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Triple band sampler of linen plain weave embroidered with bands of drawn work and white work in linen and silk, left band embroidered in pink, green, and blue silk with 17th century borders in double running stitch, stylized floral forms embroidered in cross stitch with silk at top of central...

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Provenance

MFA purchase from Mrs. Frank O'Hearn of Boston.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

17th–18th century

Object Place

Spain

Dimensions

36.2 x 68.5 cm (14 1/4 x 26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

45.225

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk and linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles