Bands of geometric and floral pattern embroidered in many colors, with squares of withdrawn element work in white at bottom.


  • Title: Sampler
  • Creator: San Juana Ramires
  • Date Created: 1848
  • Physical Dimensions: w350 x h945 cm
  • Type: Sampler
  • Rights: Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
  • Medium: Medium: silk and cotton embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in satin, cross, long-armed cross, and double running stitches on plain weave foundation
  • Inscribed: San Juana Ramires en la esuela de Concepcion Contreras y Mazo Salamanca Abril 7 de 1848
  • Dimensions: H x W: 94 x 35.6 cm (37 x 14 in.)

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