Fragment of a Sampler
Overall: 12 1/8 x 15 in. ( 30.8 x 38.1 cm )
Horizontal rectangular linen sampler with various colors of wool floss; horizontal rows of alphabets and numbers separated by rows of stitching, surrounded by geometric motif; stitches include cross and whipping.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
embroidered: across bottom third in various colors: "Emily Ada Willis. / Aged 9 Years April / 20th 1846 Brummon"
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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