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Salesman's Samples (France), ca. 1770

This is a Salesman's samples. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is silk and its technique is chain stitch on satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 16 x 8 cm (6 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

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Salesman's Samples (France), ca. 1770; silk; H x W: 16 x 8 cm (6 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1928-16-29-a/l

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