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Embroidery Sample (France)

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, bobbin net and paper and its technique is embroidered and appliqued on taffeta. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 18.5 x 13 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France); Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, bobbin net and paper; H x W: 18.5 x 13 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-25

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