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Map Sampler (England), 1795

This is a Map sampler. It was embroidered by Hannah Champion. It is dated 1795 and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

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

Its dimensions are

Frame H x W: 66 x 62.2 cm (26 x 24 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Hannah Champion 1795

Cite this object as

Map Sampler (England), 1795; Embroidered by Hannah Champion ; silk; Frame H x W: 66 x 62.2 cm (26 x 24 1/2 in.); Gift of Myra M. and William H. Mathers; 2008-31-21

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18727675/ |title=Map Sampler (England), 1795 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=24 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>