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Makers / Maker's Age: T., H, or T., T.
Date Made: 1789
Origin: US
School / Teacher:
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 21 1/4"w x 10 1/2" h
Owner: NSCDA Van Cortlandt House, Riverdale, NY
Inscriptions: H. T. T T
Predominant Motif: 5 alphabets: uppercase block: all missing the J, Q and U's. At bottom center the Spies of Canaan carrying grapes on a pole. Many motifs of baskets of flowers, urns with flowers, cherubs,
History of Owner:
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No