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Sampler (England), 17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is satin, cross, double running, eyelet and surface stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 92 x 17 cm (36 1/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

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Sampler (England), 17th century; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 92 x 17 cm (36 1/4 x 6 11/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-176

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