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Sampler (Mexico), ca. 1830

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Lus L. Calderon. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and cotton embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is satin, stem 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: 60.5 x 69 cm (23 13/16 x 27 3/16 in.)

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Sampler (Mexico), ca. 1830; Embroidered by Lus L. Calderon ; silk and cotton embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 60.5 x 69 cm (23 13/16 x 27 3/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-199

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