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Sampler (possibly Sweden), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk and its technique is sprang. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 53.3 x 10.2 cm (21 x 4 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (possibly Sweden), 19th century; silk; H x W: 53.3 x 10.2 cm (21 x 4 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-199

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