Embroidered casket, with silver trinkets (1671).
Embroidered Casket, Band Sampler and Needlepoint Sampler by Martha Edlin, 16711668
© V&A Picture Library
- Silk & linen
- Art Fund grant:
- £8,000 ( Total: £81,390; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
Band sampler (1668). Needlepoint sampler (1669). Worked by a child between the age of 8 and 11. In casket, small group of silver trinkets given to Martha as reward for her skill in embroidering.
By direct female descent.