Sampler (USA), 1755
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Hannah Holland. It is dated 1755 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, eyelet, stem, and satin stitches on plain weave foundation. 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
H x W: 32 x 25 cm (12 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Hannah Holland My Work in the Year 1755
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA), 1755; Embroidered by Hannah Holland (American); silk embroidery on wool foundation; H x W: 32 x 25 cm (12 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-25