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Sampler (Germany), 1743

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by M. W.. It is dated 1743 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is cross and knot 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: 28 x 28 cm (11 x 11 in.)

It is signed

Initials "M.W."

It is inscribed

Initials "M.W."

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany), 1743; Embroidered by M. W. ; silk embroidery, linen foundation; Warp x Weft: 28 x 28 cm (11 x 11 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-106

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