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Sampler (Mexico), 18th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is long-armed cross, aztec, satin, double running, and back stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 37.5 x 88.5 cm (14 3/4 x 34 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

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Sampler (Mexico), 18th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 37.5 x 88.5 cm (14 3/4 x 34 13/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-122

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