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Knitting sampler

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Horizontal blocks show great variety of lace work knitting stitches; worked entirely with white cotton, now stained and yellowed.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown

early 19th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

52 x 6.5 cm (20 1/2 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4020

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles