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Sampler (Germany)

This is a Sampler . It is dated 1804 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk and cotton embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross and two-sided cross stitches 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: 51.5 x 35cm (20 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

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Sampler (Germany); silk and cotton embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 51.5 x 35cm (20 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-467

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