Medium: silk and metal-wrapped silk on cotton Technique: embroidered in satin, back, long-armed cross, knot, stem, double running, cross, and aztec stitch (withdrawn element) on plain weave foundation | early 19th century

Maria Nadeouton

Unfinished sampler with bands of pattern.

Credit: Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Object: 1981-28-478

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
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