Map Sampler, Map of New York in 1839, 1936
This is a Map sampler. It was embroidered by Jane Fraser. It is dated 1936 and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is silk embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is running and satin stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
Frame H x W: 40 x 62.9 cm (15 3/4 x 24 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Map Sampler, Map of New York in 1839, 1936; Embroidered by Jane Fraser ; USA; silk embroidery on silk foundation; Frame H x W: 40 x 62.9 cm (15 3/4 x 24 3/4 in.); Gift of Myra M. and William H. Mathers; 2008-31-16