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A Map of Leicestershire... sampler
  • England, United Kingdom
  • A Map of Leicestershire... sampler, 1800–1850
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silk thread, chenille thread on wool, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross, tent
  • Object Height/Width: 52.07 x 51.43 cm
    Object Height/Width: 20 1/2 x 20 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6826
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Sampler depicting a map (identified as Leicestershire, England). Names of locations and lines are in the center. An inscription in a wreath with a bow at the bottom is in the top left corner. A border surrounds the four edges. Colors include black, blue, cream, green, rust, and yellow on cream.