There is one other image of this object. This object has no known copyright, and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.


See more objects with the color gainsboro tan or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.




  • You found it!

Sample, early 20th century

This is a Sample. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1914. Its medium is silk and its technique is knotted hairpin lace. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 3.2 × 12.1 cm (1 1/4 × 4 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sample, early 20th century; silk; H x W: 3.2 × 12.1 cm (1 1/4 × 4 3/4 in.); 1914-23-4

This object has no known Copyright restrictions.

You are welcome to use this image in compliance with our terms of use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Sample, early 20th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 April 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>