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Sampler (USA), 1810

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1810 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross and counted satin stitches 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: 45 x 52 cm (17 11/16 x 20 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

E T March the 4 Anno Domini 1810

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA), 1810; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 45 x 52 cm (17 11/16 x 20 1/2 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-53

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