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Makers / Maker's Age: Patten, Sarah (age 8)
Date Made: 1809
Origin: NY US
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Cotton
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 20 1/2"w x 15" h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Sarah / Patten / work / ed / this / in the 8th / Year / of her / Age.
Predominant Motif: Adam & Eve beside the Tree of Knowledge, the asp twined around the trunk. Birds, flowers. Urns with floral branches. Alternating border of carnations and tulips all 4 sides.
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No