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Embroidery Sample (France)

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated 1790–1800 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, paper and its technique is embroidered on a compound foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 20.5 x 15 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France); Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, paper; H x W: 20.5 x 15 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-30

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