Sampler (Denmark), 1816
This is a Sampler. It is dated 1816 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in chain, button hole, satin, overcasting, threaded running, and knot stitches with needle made lace-loop and twist on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
It is credited
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 20.3 x 22.2 cm (8 x 8 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Sampler (Denmark), 1816; cotton; H x W: 20.3 x 22.2 cm (8 x 8 3/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-193