"Kogin sashi" traditional needlework in Aomori,Japan
kogin coin purseこぎん刺しのがま口です。
Eighteen examples of pattern darning in a grid arrangement signed "Marie Terese Fourbisseur. Anno 1723." Silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation technique: spaced running (pattern darning), four-sided and cross stitches on plain weave foundation. darning interlaces in one direction only.
Pattern Darned Sampler: N e e d l e p r i n t: Moda Museum Antwerp - Sampler Collection On-Line