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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, glass, metal sequins, metal foil, metallic threads, paper and its technique is embroidered and appliquéd on cut supplementary warp pile in a satin foundation (velvet). It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 23 x 16.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (France), 1790–1800; silk, glass, metal sequins, metal foil, metallic threads, paper; H x W: 23 x 16.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-47

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