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Sampler: T.129-1928

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Production: Unknown

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Description

Band sampler, linen, yellow, embroidered with polychrome wools in cross and double running stitch. The edges are turned under and stitched. The sampler comprises 12 horizontal bands of repeat border patterns that range from simple motifs at the top to complex work at the bottom.

Legal notes

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 1'5.1/2 in
Width: 9" in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1928-12-07) by Glaisher, J. W. L., Dr

Dating

18th Century
After 1701 - Before 1800

Materials used in production

bright yellow Linen
polychrome Wool

Techniques used in production

Weaving : Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome wools in cross and double running stitch. The edges are turned under and stitched.
Embroidering

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Identification numbers

Accession number: T.129-1928
Primary reference Number: 110675
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 July 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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