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Embroidery Sample (France), 1775–1805

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated 1775–1805 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk thread and chenille on a silk ground, paper and its technique is embroidered on cut and voided supplementary warp pile in a compound ground (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: 24.7 x 14.1 cm (9 3/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

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Embroidery Sample (France), 1775–1805; Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk thread and chenille on a silk ground, paper; H x W: 24.7 x 14.1 cm (9 3/4 x 5 9/16 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-63

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