Darning Sampler (England)
This is a Darning Sampler. It was embroidered by Hannah Walne. It is dated 1800 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is linen, silk and paper backing and its technique is embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Harvey Smith.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 36.2 x 36.2 cm (14 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Written on paper backing, "Hannah Walne at Walsham School, midsummer 1800."
Cite this object as
Darning Sampler (England); Embroidered by Hannah Walne ; linen, silk and paper backing; H x W: 36.2 x 36.2 cm (14 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.); Gift of Harvey Smith; 1968-50-3