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Sampler

Object Number: 
1956.97
Date: 
1837
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 7/8 x 17 1/2 in. ( 27.6 x 44.4 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: across center in green floss: "Elizabeth M Stanton Ae. 8 years"
Description: 
Horizontal rectangular unfinished linen sampler with various colors of silk floss; horizontal rows of alphabets, numbers and mottoes separated by rows of designs, floral motif across bottom, bordered top and bottom with zig-zag; cross stitched.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edith D. Blaisdell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group