Sampler (Italy), 1828
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Maria Rosa Mazzullo. It is dated 1828 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, cotton foundation and its technique is half cross, tent, and back stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
It is credited
Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
Its dimensions are
35 x 40 cm (13 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
translated "Maris Rosa Mazzullo, faithful servant and subject, offers with humility to Her Serene Majesty the Queen of the Two Sicilies, in the year 1828.
Cite this object as
Sampler (Italy), 1828; Embroidered by Maria Rosa Mazzullo ; silk embroidery, cotton foundation; 35 x 40 cm (13 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-246