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Sampler

Object Number: 
INV.1207
Date: 
1834
Medium: 
Linen, silk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 17 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 44.4 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: bottom center, brown floss: "Henrietta Schnip / 1834"
Description: 
Horizontal rectangular linen sampler with various colors silk floss; alphabet across top, verse in center with designs on each side, inscription across bottom, bordered on sides and top with floral motif; stitches include cross, feather and satin.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group