E. VICKERS (1864)
This diminutive marking sampler is from the Dorset County Museum in Dorchester, England, accession no. T136. These little samplers worked in cross stitch were generally part of a classroom exercise; other types of needlework were also practised such as darning, hemming, buttonholing, knitting etc. Often these were made up into a little booklet or mounted in a folder. Avaliable in silk floss only.
Size: Finished Size: 3 1/4" x 4" (8 x 11 cm)
Thread Count: 40 count (16 thr/cm) on dyed linen.
Recommended Level: Beginner
Cost: Kit - $13.00 Chart - $6.00
Categories: 19th Century English, Miniatures