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Sampler

Object Number: 
INV.1179
Date: 
1846
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 7 3/8 in. ( 13.3 x 18.7 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across bottom, green floss: "Helen A Lane AE 9.1846"
Description: 
Horizontal rectangular linen sampler with various colors silk floss; horizontal rows of alphabets and numbers separated by rows of designs, straight borders on all sides; cross and herringbone stitches.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group