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Sampler (Germany)

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Emilie Beier. It is dated 1826 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in satin, eyelet, and stem stitches on plain weave foundation. 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: 24.1 x 33 cm (9 1/2 x 13 in.)

It is inscribed

Zum Andenken au Emilie Beier 1826

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany); Embroidered by Emilie Beier; cotton; H x W: 24.1 x 33 cm (9 1/2 x 13 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-274

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