Sampler; Elizabeth A Proctor; 1874; 2010.444

Name/Title

Sampler

About this object

A sampler created by Elizabeth Proctor in 1874, while living at Whangarei Beach. It is particularly rare as few surviving 19th century examples include a New Zealand place name identifying where they were made.

Maker

Elizabeth A Proctor

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

1874

Place Made

Whangarei Beach

Measurements

H 440 L 390mm (H 17 5/16 L 15 3/8")

Subject and Association Keywords

1870s

Collection

Textiles

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Sampler/Embroidery/Needlework/Art/08 Communication Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

2010.444

Copyright Licence  

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