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Embroidered sampler

Maker:
Jane Wilson (1778–1869)
Date:
1791
Geography:
Made in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
silk on linen
Dimensions:
15 x 12 in. (38.1 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Purchase, Marica and Jan Vilcek, Anthony W. and Lulu C. Wang, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Booth Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Schaffner, and Ms. Fern K. Hurst Gifts, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.47
Not on view
Purchased from needlework dealer Amy Finkel. Previous provenance unknown.
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