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Sampler (USA), 1826

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Sarah C. Neal, American. It is dated 1826 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, satin, and stem stitches on plain weave foundation. 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: 47 x 46 cm (18 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Sarah C. Neal aged 18 Newmarket

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA), 1826; Embroidered by Sarah C. Neal (American); silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 47 x 46 cm (18 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-161

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