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Map Sampler (Wales), 18th century

This is a Map sampler. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is cross 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

32.5 x 45 cm (12 13/16 x 17 11/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Map Sampler (Wales), 18th century; silk embroidery on wool foundation; 32.5 x 45 cm (12 13/16 x 17 11/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-69

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