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Sampler (Italy), 14th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 14th century and we acquired it in 1902. Its medium is silk, metallic and its technique is brocaded 5 harness damask. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by John Pierpont Morgan. It is credited Gift of John Pierpont Morgan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 68.5 x 35.9 cm (26 15/16 x 14 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Italy), 14th century; Previously owned by Francisco Miquel y Badia (Spanish, 1840 - 1899); silk, metallic; H x W: 68.5 x 35.9 cm (26 15/16 x 14 1/8 in.); Gift of John Pierpont Morgan; 1902-1-363

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