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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 and colored glass beads on a silk ground and its technique is embroidered on voided 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: 31.8 x 19.7 cm (12 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France), 1775–1805; Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk and colored glass beads on a silk ground; H x W: 31.8 x 19.7 cm (12 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-64

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