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Sampler (England)

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by S. H.. It is dated 1669 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in satin, chain, four-sided canvas, double running, buttonhole, long-armed cross, detatched looping. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 59.7 x 18.4 cm (23 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

S.H. 1669

Cite this object as

Sampler (England); Embroidered by S. H. (English); silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 59.7 x 18.4 cm (23 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.); 1975-86-1

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