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Sampler (Mexico), 1870

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Micaela Garsia. It is dated 1870 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is wool, silk, and cotton embroidery on cotton 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: 64.8 x 70.5 cm (25 1/2 x 27 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Lo hizo Micaela Garsia año 1870

Cite this object as

Sampler (Mexico), 1870. wool, silk, and cotton embroidery on cotton foundation. Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. 1981-28-376.

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