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Unfinished Sampler (USA)

This is a Unfinished Sampler. It was made by Scuola d'Industrie Italiane. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is linen, mercerized cotton and its technique is buttonhole and overcasting embroidery stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Florence Colgate Speranza. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Gino Speranza.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 22.5 x 18 cm (8 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Unfinished Sampler (USA); Made by Scuola d'Industrie Italiane ; linen, mercerized cotton; H x W: 22.5 x 18 cm (8 7/8 x 7 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Gino Speranza; 1942-47-19

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