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Sampler

Object Number: 
1941.385
Date: 
1826
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 x 19 1/2 in. ( 45.7 x 49.5 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across center, in black floss: "MARYANN.LEE./Age 12 years./Richmond Va." embroidered: random: "S/N/L"
Description: 
Horizontal rectangular linen sampler stitched in various colors of silk floss; inscription across center, unknown outdoor image above, image of house below; bordered by floral motif; stitches include cross, satin, couch.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group