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Sampler

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with two-ply twisted silk in cross, tent, linen darning, "chain" darning (resembling knitting), folded ribbon border and hem stitching.
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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with two-ply twisted silk in cross, tent, linen darning, "chain" darning (resembling knitting), folded ribbon border and hem stitching.

Date:

1801

Artist:

Denmark, Copenhagen

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Sampler

Place

Denmark (Object made in)

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Made 1801

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with two-ply twisted silk in cross, tent, linen darning, "chain" darning (resembling knitting), folded ribbon border and hem stitching

Dimensions

27.3 × 36.2 cm (10 3/4 × 14 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Carolyn M. Wicker

Reference Number

1977.279

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