Back to Result Sampler #36
Enlarge image
Makers / Maker's Age: Roby, Hannah Elizabeth (age 7)
Date Made: 1834
Origin: MA US
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Cotton
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 8"w x 17" h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Hannah Elizabeth Roby / aged 7 yrs //
Predominant Motif: 3 alphabets: uppercase script missing the J. Numbers 1-8 and 1-10. At the bottom a basket of flowers, a floral spray on either side. A deep arcaded strawberry border across top and bottom.
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No