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Sampler

Sampler

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk embroidery on tiffany.

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of Lady St. John Hope

  • Museum number:

    T.146-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Silk embroidery on tiffany, in tent and cross stitches. Includes alphabet, numbers, and flowers. Bound with crimson silk.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1800-1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk embroidery on tiffany.

Marks and inscriptions

.

Dimensions

Length: 3 in, Width: 2.5 in

Object history note

Registered File number 1929/10072.

Descriptive line

embroidered, 1830c, English; Coloured silks on linen, Mrs. Hunt

Materials

Silk thread; Silk (textile)

Techniques

Embroidered

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Numbers; Alphabets

Categories

Embroidery; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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