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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 and linen embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is satin, stem and split stitches with drawnwork 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

H x W: 57.2 x 37.8 cm (22 1/2 x 14 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Mexico), 18th century; silk and linen embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 57.2 x 37.8 cm (22 1/2 x 14 7/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-128

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