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Sampler (Mexico), 19th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is cotton, glass beads and its technique is embroidery with beads and needle lace with beads on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer and catalogued by Susan J. Brown. It is credited Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 19 x 29.2 cm (7 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Sampler (Mexico), 19th century; cotton, glass beads; H x W: 19 x 29.2 cm (7 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.); Bequest of Gertrude M. Oppenheimer; 1981-28-401

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