This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Tomasa Ynocenya Reg. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, satin, stem, chain, four-sided, and back stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 58.4 x 59.1 cm (23 x 23 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Soy de Tomasa y Nocencya Rey
Cite this object as
Sampler (Spain); Embroidered by Tomasa y Nocenya Rey ; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 58.4 x 59.1 cm (23 x 23 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-447