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Sampler (Germany)

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is cotton, silk and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper. It is credited Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 14.3 x 13.3 cm (5 5/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

W S AK JAV

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany); cotton, silk; H x W: 14.3 x 13.3 cm (5 5/8 x 5 1/4 in.); Gift of the estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper; 1957-180-44

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