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Sampler (England), 1746

This is a Sampler. It was made by Urania Louth. It is dated 1746 and we acquired it in 2003. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by William H. Mathers and Myra Mathers. It is credited Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers.

Its dimensions are

Frame H x W x D: 47.6 × 23.5 × 1.9 cm (18 3/4 × 9 1/4 × 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Urania Louth her work in the ninth year of her age 1746

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Sampler (England), 1746; Made by Urania Louth (English); silk embroidery on linen foundation; Frame H x W x D: 47.6 × 23.5 × 1.9 cm (18 3/4 × 9 1/4 × 3/4 in.); Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers; 2003-14-6

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