Overall: 16 x 15 5/8 in. ( 40.6 x 39.7 cm )
embroidered: top left in black floss: "Sara Rees AD 1791"
Vertical rectangular linen sampler stitched with silk floss; at top, rows of alphabets, designs and numbers; at center, human and animal figures with patterns from nature; below, left, black floss cross stitch maxim, at right, the Lord's prayer; stitches include cross, satin, chain, eyelet, herringbone and knots.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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