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Makers / Maker's Age: Durfey, Abigail (age 13)
Date Made: 1763
Origin: RI (?) US
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross, Petit point
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: w x h
Owner: NSCDA Hopkins House, Providence, RI www.nscda.org
Inscriptions: ABIGAL DURFEY HER SAMPLER DONE IN THE 13 YEAR OF HER AGE ??? //
Predominant Motif: 3 alphabets: no J's or U's. Numbers 1-9. Simple cross bands. Various flower and leaf motifs.
History of Owner:
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No