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Sampler (USA), 1835

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Ann E. Armstrong. It is dated 1835 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown, Mrs. Richard S. Koehne, Myra Mathers and Mrs. John L. Handy Jr.. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 43.2 x 43.8 cm (17 x 17 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Ann E. Armstrong 1835

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Sampler (USA), 1835; Embroidered by Ann E. Armstrong ; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 43.2 x 43.8 cm (17 x 17 1/4 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1974-100-11

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