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Sampler: T.22-1928

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Maker: Stone, Elizabeth

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Description

Band sampler, linen, embroidered with linen thread and polychrome silks in buttonhole, eyelet, double running, double hem and satin stitch. The sampler comprises 29 horizontal bands of repeat border patterns, detached motifs, an alphabet and the inscription 'Elizabeth Stone 1658'.

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Dr J.W.L. Glaisher Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 38 in
Width: 6.1/4 in

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Mid 17th century
Production date: AD 1658 : Commonwealth

Materials used in production

ground and thread Linen
polychrome Silk

Techniques used in production

Weaving : Band sampler, linen, embroidered with linen thread and polychrome silks in buttonhole, eyelet, double running, double hem and satin stitch.
Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.22-1928
Primary reference Number: 110569
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 17 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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