Map Sampler, Embroidered Map, 1939
This is a Map sampler. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered in stem, chain, couching, satin, running, knotted and back stitches on 8 harness satin foundation; counted stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 66.7 x 86.4 cm (26 1/4 x 34 in.)
It is inscribed
L. C. Sturtevant
Cite this object as
Map Sampler, Embroidered Map, 1939; USA; silk embroidery on silk foundation; H x W: 66.7 x 86.4 cm (26 1/4 x 34 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1975-81-6