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Sampler worked on closely woven white linen with polychrome silks, dark green, dark red, and taupe predominating in cross stitch; border on all four sides of minute strawberry vine, ground arranged in horizontal rows of alphabet letters in different styles and Arabic numerals; at bottom...

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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

1841

Object Place

Holland

Dimensions

35.5 x 35.7 cm (14 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4010

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles