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Sampler (Germany), 1697

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1697 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk and metal-wrapped silk embroidery, linen foundation and its technique is cross and double running 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: 61.6 x 34.6 cm (24 1/4 x 13 5/8 in.)

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Sampler (Germany), 1697; silk and metal-wrapped silk embroidery, linen foundation; H x W: 61.6 x 34.6 cm (24 1/4 x 13 5/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-251

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