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Sampler (England), 1669

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1669 and we acquired it in 1975. Its medium is silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in counted cross, satin, eye, four-sided canvas, double running, and long-armed cross stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 58.4 x 19.1 cm (23 x 7 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Sarah Hammon made this sampler Anno Domini 1669

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), 1669; silk and linen embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 58.4 x 19.1 cm (23 x 7 1/2 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1975-81-3

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