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Sampler
Sampler
Date:
early 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Embroidery On Linen
Dimensions:
76.2 x 36.8 cm (30 x 14 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
44.15.35
Acquisition Date:
1944-10-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Herbert Fleishhacker

Informal, perhaps unfinished. Lower border with animals, flowers and birds, the ground filled with various floral and geometric motifs including Persian stars. Strong colors, mostly black and red. Black somewhat deteriorated.