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Embroidery sampler; 1018

Embroidery sampler, 1018
Name/Title
Embroidery sampler
About this object
This beautiful cross stitch sampler was worked some time in the 19th century on very fine lawn fabric. The embroidery retains its colour and form very well. It features trees, a building, peacocks and other decorative motifs along with details of the embroideress and her family.
Object number
1018

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