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Sampler (England), 1740

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Anne Hart. It is dated 1740 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is cross, satin and eyelet 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: 31 x 22 cm (12 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Anne Hart 1740

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), 1740; Embroidered by Anne Hart ; silk embroidery on wool foundation; H x W: 31 x 22 cm (12 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-177

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