This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Emilie Beier. It is dated 1826 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in satin, eyelet, and stem stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
It is credited
Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 24.1 x 33 cm (9 1/2 x 13 in.)
It is inscribed
Zum Andenken au Emilie Beier 1826
Cite this object as
Sampler (Germany); Embroidered by Emilie Beier; cotton; H x W: 24.1 x 33 cm (9 1/2 x 13 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-274