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Collection: Needlework Development Scheme Collection
Object Type: Embroidery and Needlework Sample
Artist/Maker: unknown
Place Made: unknown
Date: unknown
Media/Materials: cotton
Dimensions: overall: 55.5 cm x 40 cm


Sampler showing specimen of smocking stitches; pattern shirring and decorative insertion stitches. A method of cross-stitch showing withdrawal of canvas threads after working of stitch. The photograph shows the traditional Essex shepherd smock and various patterns. used. NDS 32/43.

Object Number: ABDRG10220