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Sampler (England)

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Elizabeth Glanvell. It is dated 1797 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is counted and uncounted stitches; cross and satin stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Rosalie Coe. It is credited Bequest of Rosalie Coe, from the collection inherited from her mother, Eva Johnston Coe.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 43.2 x 34.3 cm (17 x 13 1/2 in.)

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Sampler (England); Embroidered by Elizabeth Glanvell ; silk embroidery on wool foundation; H x W: 43.2 x 34.3 cm (17 x 13 1/2 in.); Bequest of Rosalie Coe, from the collection inherited from her mother, Eva Johnston Coe; 1974-42-6

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