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Sampler: T.38-1938

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Maker: Hawkins, Charlotte

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Description

Band sampler, canvas, embroidered with polychrome wool in cross, eyelet hole and hemstitch. The sampler comprises nine horizontal bands which include alphabets, a crown border design, numerals, angles, Rebecca and the inscription ' Charlotte Hayes 10 September 1772'.

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Mrs H.A. Longman Bequest

Measurements and weight

Length: 28.2 cm
Length: 11.1/8 in
Width: 21 cm
Width: 8.1/4 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938) by Longman, H. A., Mrs

Dating

18th century
Production date: AD 1772 : George III

Materials used in production

polychrome Wool
unbleached Canvas

Techniques used in production

Weaving : Band sampler, canvas, embroidered with polychrome wool in cross, eyelet hole and hemstitch
Embroidering

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.38-1938
Primary reference Number: 110769
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 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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