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Sampler (England), 1834

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Sarah Pike and student at Milton School. It is dated 1834 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is embroidered in 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.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 47 x 45.7 cm (18 1/2 x 18 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), 1834; Embroidered by Sarah Pike (English); silk embroidery on wool foundation; H x W: 47 x 45.7 cm (18 1/2 x 18 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-93

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