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Embroidery Sample (France)

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated ca. 1800 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, linen, paper, bobbin net and its technique is embroidered and appliquéd on cut supplementary warp pile (velvet); in paper envelope. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 25.1 x 16.2 cm (9 7/8 x 6 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France); Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, linen, paper, bobbin net; H x W: 25.1 x 16.2 cm (9 7/8 x 6 3/8 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-2

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