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1669 English Band Sampler, Embroidered by Anna Vernon, Framed

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1669 British Band Sampler signed Anna Vernon on the bottom band, 
a wonderful early sampler, with exceptional designs across the 8 "bands".

Band samplers are composed of horizontal rows ("bands") of embroidered 
patterns stitched along the linen foundation fabric. Many of the patterns 
stitched onto band can be traced to sixteenth-century pattern books, and 
often include depictions of fruit, flowers, and geometric patterns. 

Professionally framed. 

Condition: good age related condition, some loss and wear 
to the stitching appropriate for age. 

Approx. Dimensions:

Frame Height: 23 1/2"
Frame Width: 11 1/2"

Sampler Height: 21 3/4
Sampler Width: 8 1/4"           
LOC. F    ID 80

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