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Sampler (Mexico), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is silk on linen and its technique is cross stitch on plain weave foundation; withdrawn element work with overcasting (hemstitching) on three sides; counted stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.

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Sampler (Mexico), 19th century; silk on linen; Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1976-100-53

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