Sampler

Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: embroidered in satin, running, eyelet, and four-sided stitches with withdrawn element work on plain weave foundation | early 19th century

Unknown Maker

Vertical rectangle with horizontal bands of floral and geometric pattern embroidered in bright colors with withdrawn element work in white at top.

Credit: Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer
Object: 1981-28-360

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smiths...
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