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1981

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Samplers Of Embroidery And Crochet (Germany)

This is a Samplers of embroidery and crochet. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in satin, fishbone, buttonhole, running, cross, and double running stitches, with deflected element work, withdrawn element work, and looping on plain weave foundation.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: 452.8 x 19.1 cm (14 ft. 10 1/4 in. x 7 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Samplers Of Embroidery And Crochet (Germany); cotton; H x W: 452.8 x 19.1 cm (14 ft. 10 1/4 in. x 7 1/2 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-324

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