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What is this?

Bridge spanning a river; men in boats in the foreground and buildings across the bridge in the background.

This is a embroidered picture. It is dated ca. 1850 and we acquired it in 1974. Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: linen, wool technique: embroidery on plain weave foundation

Its dimensions are

H x W: 38.5 x 57 cm (15 3/16 x 22 7/16 in.)

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18482645/ |title=Embroidered Picture, ca. 1850 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=2 September 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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