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Sample (Germany), 1798

This is a Sample. It was designed by Johann Friedrich Netto. It is dated 1798 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is silk and metal thread embroidery on silk foundation and its technique is embroidered in satin, stem, couching and knot stitches, with applique on plain weave foundation; painted details. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer and catalogued by Gillian Moss. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 26.7 x 43.2 cm (10 1/2 x 17 in.)

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Sample (Germany), 1798; Designed by Johann Friedrich Netto (German); silk and metal thread embroidery on silk foundation; H x W: 26.7 x 43.2 cm (10 1/2 x 17 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-280

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