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Sampler (Austria), 1901

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Karoline Berger and student at Kunstgewerbeschule. It is dated 1901 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton embroidery on cotton foundation and its technique is looping and wrapping arranged in patterns. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 11.5 x 7.6 cm (4 1/2 x 3 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Austria), 1901; Embroidered by Karoline Berger (Austrian); cotton embroidery on cotton foundation; H x W: 11.5 x 7.6 cm (4 1/2 x 3 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-174

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