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Linen band sampler embroidered with linen in satin stitch with geometric and stylized floral designs alternating with bands of reticella cutwork, satin-stitch alphabet at bottom.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to MFA, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

British, 1656

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

52 x 17.4 cm (20 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.2000

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles