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Sampler (Germany), 1818

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1818 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is cross stitch on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 51 x 19 cm (20 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Initialed "C. D. H."

It is inscribed

Initialed "C. D. H."

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany), 1818; silk embroidery, linen foundation; Warp x Weft: 51 x 19 cm (20 1/16 x 7 1/2 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-118

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