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Sampler (England), ca. 1750–75

This is a Sampler. It is dated ca. 1750–75 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and wool embroidery, wool foundation and its technique is cross, double running, satin and laid 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

Warp x Weft: 33 x 28 cm (13 x 11 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), ca. 1750–75; silk and wool embroidery, wool foundation; Warp x Weft: 33 x 28 cm (13 x 11 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-209

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