Ribbon samples

German (?)
19th century


Object Place: Germany (?)

Dimensions

33.3 x 29.8 cm (13 1/8 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.998

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Silk; embroidery - Silk embroidery on cotton

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Sampler made from border fragments. Nine rows of strips, one above the other, with simple geometric and linear designs. White linen, polychrome cotton and wool yarns; all mounted on a white linen ground.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection