Sampler (Germany), 19th century
This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and silk embroidery on cotton foundation and its technique is embroidered in running stitch (pattern darning) on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 52.1 x 36.8 cm (20 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Sampler (Germany), 19th century. cotton and silk embroidery on cotton foundation. Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. 1981-28-477.