There is one other image of this object. This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions), and as such we offer a high-resolution image of it. See our image rights statement.

 

See more objects with the color grey rosybrown grey dimgrey dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1941

  • We acquired this object.

2005

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Sampler (England), late 17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated late 17th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, double running, surface looped and darning stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 88.6 x 18.7 cm (34 7/8 x 7 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), late 17th century; silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 88.6 x 18.7 cm (34 7/8 x 7 3/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-62

This image is in the public domain (free of copyright restrictions). You can copy, modify, and distribute this work without contacting the Smithsonian. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18564345/ |title=Sampler (England), late 17th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=3 August 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>