Sampler

British
1656


Object Place: Britain

Dimensions

52 x 17.4 cm (20 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.2000

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Linen band sampler embroidered with linen in satin stitch with geometric and stylized floral designs alternating with bands of reticella cutwork, satin-stitch alphabet at bottom.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot