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Embroidery Sample (USA), early 20th century

This is a Embroidery sample. It was made by Madame Sabo, Inc. (New York, NY, USA). It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk, metallic ribbon, metallic thread, glass and metallic beads and its technique is machine embroidered on velvet. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is credited Gift of Madame Sabo.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 51 x 43.5 cm (20 1/16 x 17 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Embroidery Sample (USA), early 20th century; Made by Madame Sabo, Inc. (New York, NY, USA) ; silk, metallic ribbon, metallic thread, glass and metallic beads; H x W: 51 x 43.5 cm (20 1/16 x 17 1/8 in.); Gift of Madame Sabo; 1941-24-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Paisley.

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