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Sampler (England), 17th century

This is a Sampler. It is dated 17th century and we acquired it in 2003. Its medium is wool embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by William H. Mathers and Myra Mathers. It is credited Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers.

Its dimensions are

Frame H x W x D: 50.2 × 34.3 × 2.5 cm (19 3/4 × 13 1/2 × 1 in.)

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Sampler (England), 17th century; wool embroidery on linen foundation; Frame H x W x D: 50.2 × 34.3 × 2.5 cm (19 3/4 × 13 1/2 × 1 in.); Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers; 2003-14-4

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