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Sampler (Netherlands), 1794

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1794 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross and satin stitches on plain weave foundation. 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: 49.5 x 50.5 cm (19 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.)

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Sampler (Netherlands), 1794; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 49.5 x 50.5 cm (19 1/2 x 19 7/8 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-239

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