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Sampler
Sampler
Date:
1713–1715
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Embroidery On Unbleached Linen
Dimensions:
45.7 x 21 cm (18 x 8 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.23.32
Acquisition Date:
1985-05-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Myron Goldsmith in memory of Katherine Simon

Exhibition History:

The Sentiment of Samplers:17th-19th Century, Legion of Honor, 1985-6

Band sampler. Three borders plus the Ten Commandments worked by "Hane K-s-land in the year 1715" Satin stitch flowers, double-running and eyelet stitch. "Thes X commandments september another and thou shalt not have but me. Unto no idol thou shalt bow the knee take not the sacred name of God in vain. See thou doe not the Sabbath Day Prophain. Honnouer thy father and thy mother and to.."