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  • Netherlands
  • sampler, 1700–1750
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • silk thread on wool, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross
  • Object Height/Width: 40.01 x 40.01 cm
    Object Height/Width: 15 3/4 x 15 3/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0945

Sampler depicting scattered motifs. There is a building in the top center with deer and floral motifs on either side. Directly below, there is a large plant with blue, pink, and white flowers in a pot. A square with geometric design is below, with an octagone to the left and some objects which look like bows or scissors to the right. In the bottom center is a stag behind a fence with potted plants or trees to either side. Colors include blue, browns, greens, pink, and yellow on tan.