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Sampler

Museum number:
3-28254a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210328254a@2cb
Alternate number:
3497 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.3032
Object count:
2
Description:
Embroidery samples. Materials: Plain weave cotton, embroidery thread. Techniques: Satin stitch emb. Colors: multicolors on white cloth. Dimensions: a-9 1/2" x 5 1/4" b-10 1/2" x 5 1/4". Remarks: White cotton pieces taken from blouse front w. multicolored embroidery in Mexican animal motifs. 10 heads on each piece. Made for an industry "Dust on My Heart" started in Ajijic, Mex. by Neill James, using native work. see also 3495.
Donor:
Design Department (UC Berkeley)
Collection place:
Mexico
Verbatim coll. place:
MEXICO: Ajijic
Culture or time period:
Mexican
Materials:
Cotton (textile) and Embroidery
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
4.1 Dwellings and Furnishings and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1974
Department:
Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean area
Dimensions:
b— width 13.5 centimeters, a— length 25.5 centimeters, b— length 26.5 centimeters, and a— width 13 centimeters
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