Sampler

Object Number: 
1948.105
Date: 
1803
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 5/8 x 11 1/2 in. ( 34.6 x 29.2 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across center, copper floss: "Sally Noyes Middletown 1803"
Description: 
Vertical rectangular linen sampler with various colors of silk floss; top half has horizontal rows of alphabets, numbers and inscription separated by rows of designs, image of house and pets in bottom right corner, random stitching bottom left; cross, straight, outline and satin stitches.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anna Gillingham
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group