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Sampler (England), 17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is linen and its technique is buttonhole, counted satin and hem stitches, cutwork and drawnwork, 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

Warp x Weft: 43.5 x 14 cm (17 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Sampler (England), 17th century; linen; Warp x Weft: 43.5 x 14 cm (17 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-203

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