This is a Sampler. It was made for Matilde Thompson. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is linen and silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
It is credited
Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 27 x 32.1 cm (10 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Para Matilda Thompson
Cite this object as
Sampler (Mexico); Made for Matilde Thompson ; linen and silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 27 x 32.1 cm (10 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-132
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Maira Kalman Selects.