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Sampler (Mexico), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is glass beads, cotton and its technique is beads sewn on individually with half cross stitch 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.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.9 x 46.4 cm (9 x 18 1/4 in.)

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Sampler (Mexico), 19th century; glass beads, cotton; H x W: 22.9 x 46.4 cm (9 x 18 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-353

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