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Sampler worked in cross, long armed cross, and pulled work stitches, left portion of sampler divided into horizontal blocks of pulled work, stylized plant and geometric forms, rest of sampler (badly worn) stylized plant forms in long armed cross stitch inscription: DE MANO DE MARYA MANUELA DE...

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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

Mexican, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

35 x 48.5 cm (13 3/4 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.4029

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles