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Sampler (Germany), 1797

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1797 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is cross, satin, knot, back, and stem 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

31 x 42 cm (12 3/16 x 16 9/16 in.)

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Sampler (Germany), 1797; silk embroidery, linen foundation; 31 x 42 cm (12 3/16 x 16 9/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-149

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