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Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with cotton in overcast stitch; pulled threadwork embroidered with cotton in hem, interlocking and outline stitches; embroidered with silk in outline, satin and stem stitches; french knots; bobbin lace.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with cotton in overcast stitch; pulled threadwork embroidered with cotton in hem, interlocking and outline stitches; embroidered with silk in outline, satin and stem stitches; french knots; bobbin lace.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Possibly France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Sampler

Place

France (Object made in)

Date

Made 1801–1900

Medium

Linen, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with cotton in overcast stitch; pulled threadwork embroidered with cotton in hem, interlocking and outline stitches; embroidered with silk in outline, satin and stem stitches; French knots; bobbin lace

Dimensions

42.8 × 73.5 cm (16 7/8 × 28 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Richard I. Stearns through the Needlework and Textile Guild

Reference Number

1943.592

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