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Sampler (Germany), 1724

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by C. H. S.. It is dated 1724 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and cotton embroidery, linen foundation. 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: 75 x 29 cm (29 1/2 x 11 7/16 in.)

It is signed

Initials "C. H. W."

It is inscribed

"C. H. W. 1724"

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany), 1724; Embroidered by C. H. S. ; silk and cotton embroidery, linen foundation; Warp x Weft: 75 x 29 cm (29 1/2 x 11 7/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-111

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