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Sampler (Italy), 1801

This is a Sampler. It is dated 1801 and we acquired it in 2003. Its medium is linen, silk and its technique is cross stitch embroidery. 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: 38.4 × 51.1 × 1.9 cm (15 1/8 × 20 1/8 × 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

MARRIANNA BACCI.FECEL ANNO 1801

Cite this object as

Sampler (Italy), 1801; linen, silk; Frame H x W x D: 38.4 × 51.1 × 1.9 cm (15 1/8 × 20 1/8 × 3/4 in.); Gift of Myra and William H. Mathers; 2003-14-8

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