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Makers / Maker's Age: Malkin, Mary Ann (age 9)
Date Made: 1802
Origin: Unknown
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross, Tent.
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 8"w x 9 1/4" h
Owner: Virginia Goodwin-Gray
Inscriptions: Mary Ann Malkin Worked / This to Let you no and to / to see what care my Parent / took of me / Mary Ann Malkin age 9 //
Predominant Motif: 2 alphabets: uppercase with 26 letters and ampersand, lowercase ends with v. Numbers 1-7. Carnation & strawberry cross bands. At the bottom a centered basket with large flowers and two side flower motifs. One small unfinished bird motif. No border
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No