Judeth Payne

This small and brilliantly preserved band sampler demonstrates a wide variety of stitches found on many seventeenth century samplers. The beautifully shaded flower heads and leaves are filled in with connecting tiers of trellis stitch.

Origin and date: England, 1668
Rated: Advanced
Linen count and finished size: 35 count , 7"x15"
Stitches: Montenegrin cross, double running, bullion knots, running, buttonhole, counted satin and trellis
Source: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, England

Kit with cotton floss: $52.00
Kit with silk floss: $92.00
Graph only: $20.00