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Sampler (England), mid-17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated mid-17th century and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is linen and its technique is withdrawn element work with needle lace fillings on plain weave.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: 97 x 15.5 cm (38 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

"FORGET NOT"

Cite this object as

Sampler (England), mid-17th century; linen; H x W: 97 x 15.5 cm (38 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-218

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