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Fragment (From a Sampler)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; cut and drawn work in back, cross, crossed back, double hem, greek cross filling, honeycomb filling, interlocking lace, overcast, satin, and twisted buttonhole stitches; embroidered in overcast and padded satin stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; cut and drawn work in back, cross, crossed back, double hem, greek cross filling, honeycomb filling, interlocking lace, overcast, satin, and twisted buttonhole stitches; embroidered in overcast and padded satin stitches.

Date:

1821

Artist:

Charlotte M. Berge (Swedish, active c. 1821)
Sweden, Fort Carlsberg

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Charlotte M. Berg (Maker)

Title

Fragment (From a Sampler)

Place

Sweden (Object made in)

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Made 1821

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; cut and drawn work in back, cross, crossed back, double hem, Greek cross filling, honeycomb filling, interlocking lace, overcast, satin, and twisted buttonhole stitches; embroidered in overcast and padded satin stitches

Dimensions

10.9 × 16.2 cm (4 1/4 × 6 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Jennie Hodge Schmidt

Reference Number

1965.727

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