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Sampler (USA), early 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in counted cross stitches on plain weave fountation. 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: 6.4 x 116.8 cm (2 1/2 x 46 in.)

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Sampler (USA), early 19th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 6.4 x 116.8 cm (2 1/2 x 46 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1976-100-51

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