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Sampler (Scotland), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Davida C.. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool and its technique is back, double running and satin stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 33 x 31 cm (13 x 12 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Scotland), 19th century; Embroidered by Davida C. ; silk embroidery on wool; Warp x Weft: 33 x 31 cm (13 x 12 3/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-10

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