Sampler (Mexico), 19th century
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Maria Anselma. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton embroidery on cotton foundation and its technique is embroidered with withdrawn element work on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
It is credited
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 34.3 x 36.2 cm (13 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Georga Sanches ??sep Lo Iso Maria Anselma
Cite this object as
Sampler (Mexico), 19th century; Embroidered by Maria Anselma ; cotton embroidery on cotton foundation; H x W: 34.3 x 36.2 cm (13 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.); 1981-28-364