Sampler (Germany), 1819
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Friederike Hanewald. It is dated 1819 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is cotton and its technique is satin, stem, and overcasting stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
It is credited
Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
Its dimensions are
35.5 x 37 cm (14 x 14 9/16 in.)
It is inscribed
" Weibbiche Unterrichts Anstatt Dresden 1819" (made in the Female Institute of Instruction, Dresden, 1819)
Cite this object as
Sampler (Germany), 1819; Embroidered by Friederike Hanewald ; cotton; 35.5 x 37 cm (14 x 14 9/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-215