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Sampler

Object Number: 
1933.29
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Linen, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 17 1/4 x 16 3/4 in. ( 43.8 x 42.5 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: bottom left, in green and black floss: "Margaret Cobourn/Knocknagor Female School/October 25th 1833"
Description: 
Vertical rectangular linen sampler with various colors of wool stitching; alphabet across top, two maxims at center; inscription and designs at bottom; stitches include cross, straight.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Edmund B. Child
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group