Dimensions (excluding frame and slip):
29.5ins by 9.5ins wide
Period: Mid to late 17thC
17th Century Band sampler. Framed in an old wood frame with gilt slip and glass. Mounted to conservator standards on acid free card with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground. Divider lines in a wonderful variety of patterns. Colours green, blue, red, white, cream and black. Alphabets A-Z in upper case and lower case. No signature or date. Consists of a variety of elaborately worked floral and foliate bands. Motifs include: boxers; lions, an archer, acorns, flowers and thistles.
Good. Any fading, hole, stain, defect or stitch loss that may be present, is minor and not detracting.
Item dispatched to the USA, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-3 working days. Import taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.
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