Samper Geeske Suidema, 1761
The sampler is embroidered with silk on linen. The original size is 44 cm by 50.5 cm m35 16 threads per cm.
Details: made by a mayor's daughter in Dokkum.
With modern cheese linen, this sampler is approximately 62 by 53 cm, at 14 dr. per cm.
There is also a book for sale about the sampler: Rondom de sampler (1761) by a Dokkumer lady in the making: Geeske Bekius-Suidema (1751-1832). Author: G.I.W. Drag 2012