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Embroidery Sample (France)

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, paper and its technique is embroidered on cut supplementary warp pile (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 30 x 19 cm (11 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France); Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, paper; H x W: 30 x 19 cm (11 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-12

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