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Sampler, 17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and linen embroidery on linen and its technique is double running, long-armed cross, eyelet, satin, buttonhole, marking cross, cross, herringbone and back stitches, withdrawn element work with needle lace fillings. 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: 50.5 x 20 cm (19 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

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Sampler, 17th century; silk and linen embroidery on linen; H x W: 50.5 x 20 cm (19 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-59

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