Overall: 17 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. ( 45.1 x 44.4 cm )
Square linen sampler with various colors of silk thread; four-stanza poem, "The Rose," with strawberry-vine border and decorative motifs including fruit baskets and urns with flowers; stitches include cross and satin.
Gift of Edith F. Ebbets
embroidered: bottom in green floss: "Margaret Ferdon's work New York 1800"
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