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Sampler (Austria), 1816

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1816 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk, and flat metal strip embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered in chain, stem, satin, running, couching, knots, and back 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: 66.7 × 76.8 cm (26 1/4 × 30 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

A.K.

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Sampler (Austria), 1816; silk, metal-wrapped silk, and flat metal strip embroidery on silk foundation; H x W: 66.7 × 76.8 cm (26 1/4 × 30 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-334

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