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Sampler (USA), 1786

This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Harriet Bradbury, American. It is dated 1786 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, satin and stem stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles Department 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: 49 x 38 cm (19 5/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Done by Harriet Bradbury August 17 1786

Cite this object as

Sampler (USA), 1786; Embroidered by Harriet Bradbury, American ; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 49 x 38 cm (19 5/16 x 14 15/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-67

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