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Sampler (Mexico)

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; strung individually for the edge. 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: 41.9 x 26 cm (16 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Mexico); glass beads, cotton; H x W: 41.9 x 26 cm (16 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-355

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