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Makers / Maker's Age: Lawrence, Olive H. (age 11)
Date Made: Unknown
Origin: Unknown
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross, Satin, Eyelet (Queen), Gobelin
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 11 3/4"w x 17 1/2" h
Owner: NSCDA Moffatt-Ladd House, Portsmouth, NH www.nscda.org
Inscriptions: Olive H. Lawrence aged 11 //
Predominant Motif: 5 alphabets: two partials to F, uppercase script missing J, upper case block missing the Z. Numbers 1-8. At the bottom a house on a hill with a tall tree on each side with another smaller house or barn on a hill on the R. Eight pine trees at the border on both sides with a solid band across the bottom and up both sides.
History of Owner:
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No