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Maker:

Miche, Anne; maker

Collection:

J.W.L. Glaisher

Category:

embroidery

Name:

sampler

Other Name:

band sampler; category

Date:

1705
Queen Anne

Period:

18th century

Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, darning, double running, satin and needle lace filling stitches. The sampler comprises twelve horizontal bands. The top seven contain repeat border patterns, bands eight to eleven have the inscription "ANNe MIChe e(or l)? THe DAUghter OF IOhN AND SArAh MIChee / eNded NOVeMber THE 21 BeiNg 11 YeaAs OF Age ANd / IN The 3 YeAr OF Her MAgisti ReigN QVeeN ANNe AND / IN The YeAR OF OUR LORD1705". Band twelve contains from left to right: a coronet, a lion, a crown and another coronet; the spaces in between the motifs are filled with strawberries.

Production
Place (legacy):

England, production, country
English, nationality

Technique(s):

weaving; whole
embroidering; whole; cross, darning, Holbein, satin and lace filling stitches

Material(s):

linen; whole; bleached
silk; whole; polychrome

Technique
Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, darning, Holbein, satin and lace filling stitches

Dimension(s):

length, 43.7, cm
width, 22.2, cm

Acquisition:

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

Acquisition Credit:

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Accession:

Object Number: T.101-1928
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 110647; input: 2004-11-05; modified: 2012-12-06)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/110647





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