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Maker:

Lise, Ann; maker

Collection:

J.W.L. Glaisher

Category:

embroidery

Name:

sampler

Other Name:

band sampler; category

Date:

1710
Queen Anne

Period:

18th century

Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, eyelet hole, double running and satin stitch. The sampler comprises 16 horizontal bands; the top 15 contains repeat border patterns and the bottom band has the inscription 'Ann Wise 1710' and the initials "I W"

Production
Place (legacy):

England, production, country
English, nationality

Technique(s):

weaving; whole
embroidering; whole; cross, eyelet hole, Holbein and satin stitch

Material(s):

linen; whole; unbleached
silk; whole; polychrome

Technique
Description:

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with polychrome silks in cross, eyelet hole, Holbein and satin stitch

Dimension(s):

length, 99, cm
width, 21.2, cm

Acquisition:

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

Acquisition Credit:

Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Accession:

Object Number: T.107-1928
(Applied Arts)
(record id: 110653; input: 2004-11-05; modified: 2012-12-06)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/110653





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