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Sampler (Germany), 1849

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1849 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in stem, cross, running, and satin stitches on machine-made net 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: 19 x 14cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Sampler (Germany), 1849; cotton; H x W: 19 x 14cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-287

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