Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawnwork; embroidered with silk floss, and silk yarns in darning, double faggot, hem, interlocking, knotted and overcast stitches; embroidered in the back, cross, detached chain, double running, feather, hem, interlacing, long-armed cross, running, atin, and stem stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; cut and drawnwork; embroidered with silk floss, and silk yarns in darning, double faggot, hem, interlocking, knotted and overcast stitches; embroidered in the back, cross, detached chain, double running, feather, hem, interlacing, long-armed cross, running, atin, and stem stitches.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Mexico

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Title

Sampler

Origin

México

Date

1801–1900

Medium

Linen, plain weave; cut and drawnwork; embroidered with silk floss, and silk yarns in darning, double faggot, hem, interlocking, knotted and overcast stitches; embroidered in the back, cross, detached chain, double running, feather, hem, interlacing, long-armed cross, running, atin, and stem stitches

Dimensions

56.2 x 104.8 cm (22 1/8 x 41 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Worcester

Reference Number

1935.357

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