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Sampler (Argentina), ca. 1940

This is a Sampler. It is dated ca. 1940 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton and its technique is embroidered in cross, half-cross, and running stitches on a foundation with paired and unpaired warps in plain weave structure with alternately skipped binding points. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 21.6 x 24.1 cm (8 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

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Sampler (Argentina), ca. 1940; cotton; H x W: 21.6 x 24.1 cm (8 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-388

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