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Embroidery Sample (France), 1790–1800

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated 1790–1800 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, wool and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 29.8 x 18.9 cm (11 3/4 x 7 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France), 1790–1800; Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, wool; H x W: 29.8 x 18.9 cm (11 3/4 x 7 7/16 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-38

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