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Sampler (Italy), 1802

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Agnes Luxi. It is dated 1802 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is tent stitch 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: 28 x 25 cm (11 x 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Italy), 1802; Embroidered by Agnes Luxi ; silk embroidery on wool foundation; Warp x Weft: 28 x 25 cm (11 x 9 13/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-50

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