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Sampler

A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss and yarns, chenille yarns, and silk, plain weave ribbons; embroidered in chain, individual running, satin, padded satin, single satin, split, and stem stitches; french knots, laidwork, couching.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss and yarns, chenille yarns, and silk, plain weave ribbons; embroidered in chain, individual running, satin, padded satin, single satin, split, and stem stitches; french knots, laidwork, couching.

Date:

18th century

Artist:

Possibly Germany or Netherlands

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Title

Sampler

Origin

Germany

Date

Made 1701–1800

Medium

Silk, plain weave; embroidered with silk floss and yarns, chenille yarns, and silk, plain weave ribbons; embroidered in chain, individual running, satin, padded satin, single satin, split, and stem stitches; French knots, laidwork, couching

Dimensions

44.1 × 67.2 cm (17 3/8 × 26 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ingrid Zerunian

Reference Number

1986.1016

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