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Embroidered Picture, late 18th century

This is a Embroidered picture. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk, metal, glass beads, paint and its technique is chain and satin 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: 43 x 56 cm (16 15/16 x 22 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

"A l'amitie"

Cite this object as

Embroidered Picture, late 18th century; silk, metal, glass beads, paint; H x W: 43 x 56 cm (16 15/16 x 22 1/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-144

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