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Embroidery Sample (France), 1775–1805

This is a Embroidery sample. It is dated 1775–1805 and we acquired it in 1932. Its medium is silk, metallic wire, sequins, glass and paper and its technique is embroidered on cut and voided supplementary warp pile in a compound 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: 18.1 x 14.8 cm (7 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.)

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Embroidery Sample (France), 1775–1805; Previously owned by George Saville Seligman ; silk, metallic wire, sequins, glass and paper; H x W: 18.1 x 14.8 cm (7 1/8 x 5 13/16 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1932-1-61

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