Early 19th Century Colorful Antique Dutch Darning Mending Sampler Embroidery
This is a very colorful antique Dutch darning or mending sampler, showing various darning techniques and lovely embroidered flowers. It is stitched with multi colored silk thread on linen cloth. The sampler dates from early 19th century. It measures approximately 16 1/4 x 15 3/4 inch or 41.5 x 40 cm. The sampler was framed for a certain period of time. The cloth is a bit discolored. A small strip of cloth is folded back and has a row of tiny holes in it from small nails, please see picture no. If you have any questions or would like more or larger pictures, please don’t hesitate to contact me. I always try to respond to e-mails within 24 hours on weekdays. To add my store to your favorites. USA or any other country outside Europe. The item “EARLY 19TH CENTURY COLORFUL ANTIQUE DUTCH DARNING MENDING SAMPLER EMBROIDERY” is in sale since Wednesday, November 7, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Samplers”. The seller is “antiquesamplershop2″ and is located in Amsterdam. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Origin: Dutch
- Time Period: Early 19th century
- Materials: Silk thread on linen cloth
- Original or reproduction: Original