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Sampler (Italy), late 18th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on 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

H x W: 44 x 27 cm (17 5/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

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Sampler (Italy), late 18th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 44 x 27 cm (17 5/16 x 10 5/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-150

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