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Sampler, 1828

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Caroline Dunn. It is dated 1828 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, wool foundation. It is a part of the Textiles 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: 34 x 50 cm (13 3/8 x 19 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscription: "Chere maman fait par Caroline Dunn l'an 1828."

Cite this object as

Sampler, 1828. silk embroidery, wool foundation. Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. 1941-69-201.

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