Darning Sampler (Netherlands)
This is a Darning Sampler. It is dated 1723 and we acquired it in 1929. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is darned and embroidered. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
It is credited
Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 43.2 x 44.5 cm (17 x 17 1/2 in.)
It is inscribed
A.H.L Anno 1723
Cite this object as
Darning Sampler (Netherlands); silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 43.2 x 44.5 cm (17 x 17 1/2 in.); Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1929-20-34
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Scraps.