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1941

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2021

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Sampler (USA), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk 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: 44 x 44 cm (17 5/16 x 17 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA), 19th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 44 x 44 cm (17 5/16 x 17 5/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-23

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