Item NMC/1588 - 1st year stitching sampler

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1st year stitching sampler


  • c1949-1950 (Creation)

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1 item

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Stiching sampler in blue pink and black wool on heavy fabric.

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This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.


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Marion S Stewart (nee Gracie) studied at The Glasgow School of Art from 1949-1954. She later took up a teaching post at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design.

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Dark and light blue, pink and black wool stitching sampler on heavy beige coloured plain weave fabric. Features a number of embroidery techniques and styles.

Dimensions: 390 x 240 mm

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GB 1694 NMC/1588

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GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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