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Needlework Sampler – “A Token of love”  c.1860

 

Needlework Sampler – “A Token of love” – c.1860

This unusual horozontal format sampler, stitched in fine wool and cotton on linen, features motifs and geometric designs typical of work done at the Ackworth School ...

Harriett Lee - 1815

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Needlework Sampler with Windmill by Harriett Lee, aged 9 – 1815

Finely rendered needlework sampler by Harriett Lee, aged 9; created in 1815, probably in East Anglia - home to most English windmills. In a slightly scuffed, dash r...

Sampler by Esther Riches “On Friendship” – c.1840

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Sampler by Esther Riches “On Friendship” – c.1840

Classic needlework sampler worked by Esther Riches, c.1840 English.

Needlework sampler (a fragment) by Elizabeth Russel – 1794

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Needlework Sampler (a fragment) by Elizabeth Russel – 1794

This sampler fragment, the bottom third of a band sampler stitched on homespun linen by Elizabeth Russel (then aged 11) in 1794, features the rare rendering of a fam...

Quaker Darning Sampler by Ann Coleman – Walmer House – 1815

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Quaker Darning Sampler by Ann Coleman – Walmer House – 1815

This unusually configured sampler, featuring five large complex darning patterns worked in monochrome (blue/green)silk, by Ann Coleman in 1815, is in generally fine ...