Berlinwork Darning Sampler

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-36178

Description

Darning sampler worked in polychrome threads. Various types of Berlin woolwork practice stitches. Depicts a house with trees and flowers. Letter "M" cross-stitched in the lower left corner.

Details

Descriptive Terms

samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Berlin woolwork
Education
Berlinwork
Sampler

Inscription

"M" (Embroidered)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Manchester

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11 5/8 x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Miss Mary E. Beeler

Accession Number

1933.1608

Places

Possibly United Kingdom