Overall: 13 1/2 x 14 1/4 in. ( 34.3 x 36.2 cm )
embroidered: center in red, gold and green floss: "1792 / WILHELMINA IDE"
embroidered: in center in copper floss: "W I"
Horizontal rectangular linen sampler worked with various colors of silk floss on a linen ground; contains allegorical and Biblical motifs of Adam and Eve surrounded by randomly positioned naturalistic imagery of a house and an oak tree; top border of alphabet and numbers, side and bottom borders of zig-zag saw tooth design; stitches include cross, chain.
Bequest of Irving S. Olds
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