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Sampler (Austria), 1738

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1738 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and metal-wrapped silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is satin, stem, knot, cross, running, rococo and couching 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

H x W: 95.9 x 39.1 cm (37 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.)

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Sampler (Austria), 1738; silk and metal-wrapped silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 95.9 x 39.1 cm (37 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-130

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