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Berlinwork Sampler

1922.355 (RS103761)

Description

Berlinwork, darning sampler. Horizontal rectangle, natural linen ground edged in red binding. Sporadically placed sections of decorative needlework in red, green, yellow and blue. Small section of greek key design in purple at lower left. Practice work of various geometric and floral designs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
wool (textile)
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.355
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
29482

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