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Sampler (Southern Spain), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is cotton embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is cross, satin, back, running, eyelet, and twisted chain 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

20 x 61 cm (7 7/8 x 24 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Southern Spain), 19th century; cotton embroidery, linen foundation; 20 x 61 cm (7 7/8 x 24 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-241

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