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Sampler (Netherlands), 18th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1970. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Emily Coe Stowell. It is credited Bequest of Emily Coe Stowell from the Coe Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 10.8 x 10.8 cm (4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

S.H.

Cite this object as

Sampler (Netherlands), 18th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 10.8 x 10.8 cm (4 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Bequest of Emily Coe Stowell from the Coe Collection; 1970-28-24

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