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Sampler (USA)

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Margaret Hoog. We acquired it in 2008. Its medium is wool and cotton embroidery on wool foundation and its technique is embroidered in chain stitch on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled O Love, Remember Me.

This object was donated by William H. Mathers and Myra Mathers.

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA); Embroidered by Margaret Hoog (American, b. Ireland); wool and cotton embroidery on wool foundation; 2008-31-23

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