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Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in cross, long-armed cross, flame, running, double running, square open-work, and satin stitches; drawnwork embroidered with linen and silk floss in aztec, buttonhole, chain, coral, darning, hem and interlocking stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in cross, long-armed cross, flame, running, double running, square open-work, and satin stitches; drawnwork embroidered with linen and silk floss in aztec, buttonhole, chain, coral, darning, hem and interlocking stitches.

Date:

1825/75

Artist:

Mexico

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Sampler

Place

Mexico (Object made in)

Date

Made 1825–1875

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss in cross, long-armed cross, flame, running, double running, square open-work, and satin stitches; drawnwork embroidered with linen and silk floss in Aztec, buttonhole, chain, coral, darning, hem and interlocking stitches

Dimensions

36.2 × 97.8 cm (14 1/4 × 38 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Avrina Pugh

Reference Number

1971.716

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