Whitework sampler

English
mid-17th century


Object Place: Britain

Dimensions

47 x 22 cm (18 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.277

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stitches: counted satin, double running; pulled work including eyelet, single faggot, square ground; cutwork with buttonhole filling.

Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943; gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection