This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Mary Emiston and student at New York African Free School. We acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA); Embroidered by Mary Emiston (American); silk embroidery on linen foundation; 1981-28-77