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1941

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Sampler (USA), 1845

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Louisa Ann Price. It is dated 1845 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is wool embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave foundation. 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: 54 x 43 cm (21 1/4 x 16 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Louisa Ann Price 1845

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA), 1845; Embroidered by Louisa Ann Price (American); wool embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 54 x 43 cm (21 1/4 x 16 15/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-22

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