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Embroidered sampler

Artist:
Sarah Lawrence
Date:
1768
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Embroidered silk on linen
Dimensions:
12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Friends of the American Wing Fund, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.271
Not on view
Inscription: [SA]RAH LAWRENCE*AGED*10 YEARS FEB 11 AE /[illegible]176[8]
Bought by Carol and Stephen Huber at Cyr Auction Company, Gray, Maine, on August 4, 1999
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