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Sampler (Germany), 1847

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1847 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in satin, stem, and running stitches 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: 28 x 40.6 cm (11 x 16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Germany), 1847; cotton; H x W: 28 x 40.6 cm (11 x 16 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-279

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