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Sampler (England), 1773

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Ann Debney. It is dated 1773 and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is cross-stitch embroidery on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

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

Its dimensions are

H x W: 46 x 41.9 cm (18 1/8 x 16 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Ann Debney Aged 10 Years July 1 1773

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), 1773; Embroidered by Ann Debney ; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 46 x 41.9 cm (18 1/8 x 16 1/2 in.); Gift of Myra M. and William H. Mathers; 2008-31-25

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