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Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in bullion, cross, eyelet, stem, and surface satin stitches.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in bullion, cross, eyelet, stem, and surface satin stitches.

Date:

1808

Artist:

Stitched by Nancy Laird (American, 1793–1884)
United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Nancy Laird

Title

Sampler

Place

United States (Object made in)

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Made 1808

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with silk in bullion, cross, eyelet, stem, and surface satin stitches

Dimensions

41.7 × 46.4 cm (16 3/8 × 18 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Wade

Reference Number

1941.7

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