NPWHF0163 a,b - Samplers

Samplers, cross stitch, a) small square of green gingham unhemmed, cross-stitched on alternate squares in diamond design.  b) length of green gingham rick rack braid around three (3) sides, cross-stitched on alternate squares in five (5) star pattern and zig-zag pattern, some uneven stitches, white thread cotton.?

Object ID: NPWHF0163 a,b - Samplers

Materials: gingham, cotton thread, braid

Dimensions: a) W 110 mm L 110 mm, b) 650 mm, L 175 mm

Maker: May be an example of work done by Australian schoolgirls in the first half of the twentieth century.