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Sampler

A work made of cotton, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with wool in overcast stitch; embroidered with silk and wool in cross, long-armed cross, outline, satin and stem stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with wool in overcast stitch; embroidered with silk and wool in cross, long-armed cross, outline, satin and stem stitches.

Date:

1852

Artist:

Elisha Ryan (Irish, born 1837/38)
Ireland

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Artist

Eliza Ryan

Title

Sampler

Origin

Ireland

Date

Made 1852

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; cutwork embroidered with wool in overcast stitch; embroidered with silk and wool in cross, long-armed cross, outline, satin and stem stitches

Dimensions

62.9 × 44.5 cm (24 3/4 × 17 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Katherine Togerty Hannigan

Reference Number

1922.4447

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