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Sampler
Sampler
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Embroidery On Cotton
Dimensions:
71.1 x 81.9 cm (28 x 32 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1985.23.46
Acquisition Date:
1985-05-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Myron Goldsmith in memory of Katherine Simon

Aniline dyes. Spot sampler with many fanciful figures, animals and floral motifs. Some motifs are careful copies from pattern books and some are originals by the maker or creatively interpreted - notably the figures across the center. Name in upper left quadrant: Bonita cro(?)Reyes.