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Sampler

A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk in cross stitches.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk in cross stitches.

Date:

19th century

Artist:

Meliza Thornal (American, active c. 19th century)
United States

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Meliza Thornal

Title

Sampler

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1801–1900

Medium

Silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk in cross stitches

Dimensions

27.1 × 29.6 cm (10 5/8 × 11 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Reference Number

1950.1134

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