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Sampler (Spain), 1810

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Estefana del Sol. It is dated 1810 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is double running, counted satin, hem, fishbone and cross stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department 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: 39.5 x 40.5 cm (15 9/16 x 15 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Estefana del Sol

It is inscribed

Translation: Made by Estefana del Sol in the Royal Palace at Aranjuez. Long live Ferdinando VII King of Spain

Cite this object as

Sampler (Spain), 1810; Embroidered by Estefana del Sol ; silk embroidery, linen foundation; Warp x Weft: 39.5 x 40.5 cm (15 9/16 x 15 15/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-233

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