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Sampler, ca. 1780

This is a Sampler. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is tent and cross 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

Warp x Weft: 30 x 52 cm (11 13/16 x 20 1/2 in.)

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Sampler, ca. 1780; silk embroidery, linen foundation; Warp x Weft: 30 x 52 cm (11 13/16 x 20 1/2 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-182

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