Sampler

Unknown American, American

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1790-1795

Silk on linen, embroidery

Overall: 15 11/16 × 16 3/8 in. (39.8 × 41.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Joan and Victor Johnson in memory of Theodore Foulk

T.990.35

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Textile: Sampler

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Course History

HIST 9.1, Empires and Colonies in North America, Paul Musselwhite, Fall 2014

Exhibition History

Lessons Stitched in Silk: Samplers from the Canterbury Region of New Hampshire, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1990.

Publication History

Lessons Stitched in Silk: Samplers from the Canterbury Region of New Hampshire. (Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art), number 6 in Checklist of the Exhibition (not illustrated), page 18.

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