ELLENOR WYKES 1656

Ellenor Wykes

This English band sampler retains most of its original brilliant color, used lavishly in twelve elaborate arcaded pattern bands of lilies, roses, acorns, strawberries, pansies, and carnations, with alphabets and an inscription.

Origin and date: England, 1656
Rated: Intermediate
Linen count and finished size: 35 count, 7-1/2"x29"
Stitches: Cross, double running, counted satin, and Montenegrin cross
Source: The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, England

Kit with cotton floss: $84.00
Kit with silk floss: $140.00
Graph only: $30.00
Finished Model: $1600.00

 
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