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Sampler (Netherlands), 1807

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1807 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk embroidery on cotton foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 52.7 x 44.5 cm (20 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

D.S.

Cite this object as

Sampler (Netherlands), 1807; silk embroidery on cotton foundation; H x W: 52.7 x 44.5 cm (20 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-230

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