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Darning Sampler (Germany), 1869

This is a Darning Sampler. It is dated 1869 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation, cotton tapes and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. 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: 43.2 x 43.2 cm (17 x 17 in.)

It is inscribed

M.W.

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Darning Sampler (Germany), 1869; silk embroidery on linen foundation, cotton tapes; H x W: 43.2 x 43.2 cm (17 x 17 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-311

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