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Sanquhar Knitting

Tubular sampler

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Sampler of Sanquhar patterns in black and white wool, knitted in a long tube.

 

This sampler was knitted by Miss Jane N Forsyth, then in her seventies, using size 15 needles and 3 ply wool. It features the detail "J.N.FORSYTH" and "JUNE 1992".  Her works were displayed at various country shows over the years.

Place of Production:
Sanquhar
Materials/Media:
wool
Dimensions:
length 650mm, width 60mm
Source:
Sanquhar Tolbooth Museum
Accession number:
SQRTM:1997.4.17
Digital Number:
SQTX030n
Creation Date:
Jun-92
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council