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Sampler (England), late 18th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is tent, cross and satin 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: 47.9 x 57.8 cm (18 7/8 x 22 3/4 in.)

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Sampler (England), late 18th century; silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 47.9 x 57.8 cm (18 7/8 x 22 3/4 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-158

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