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Maker:

Pain, Elizabeth; maker

Collection:

J.W.L. Glaisher

Category:

embroidery

Name:

sampler

Other Name:

band sampler; category

Date:

1667
Charles II

Period:

17th Century

Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, double running and satin stitch. The sampler comprises eight horizontal bands which are mainly filled with repeat border patterns except the top band which has an alphabet worked in cross stitch in an otherwise blank space.Name inscribed in 4th band.

Production
Place (legacy):

England, production, country
English, nationality

Technique(s):

weaving; whole
embroidering; whole

Material(s):

linen; whole
silk; whole; polychrome

Technique
Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, double running and satin stitch

Dimension(s):

length, 80, cm
width, 20.6, cm
length, 31.1/2, in
width, 8.1/8, in

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1928-12-07; Glaisher, J.W.L., Dr

Acquisition Credit:

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Accession:

Object Number: T.37-1928
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 110583; input: 2004-11-05; modified: 2013-09-02)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/110583





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