Darning Sampler (Netherlands), 1711
This is a Darning sampler. It is dated 1711 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in running (pattern darning) and cross stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Montgomery Hare.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Montgomery Hare.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 80 x 64.1 cm (31 1/2 x 25 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Darning Sampler (Netherlands), 1711; silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 80 x 64.1 cm (31 1/2 x 25 1/4 in.); Gift of Mrs. Montgomery Hare; 1937-75-1
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Scraps.