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Makers / Maker's Age: Hawkins, Charlotte
Date Made: 1772
Origin: England
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross, Eyelet hole, Hem.
Embroidery Thread: Wool
Foundation Cloth: Canvas
Dimensions: 8 1/4"w x 11 1/8" h
Owner: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, United Kingdom www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk
Inscriptions: C H A R L O / T T E * H A / W K I N S / September * 10 * 1 7 7 2 (On the R side border): Rebecca) //
Predominant Motif: 2 alphabets: lowercase missing the J, both with the V and U transposed. Numbers 1-10. Various narrow cross bands and simple stitched lines. A few small motifs including a crown and a rose. Single stitch border.
History of Owner: T.38-1938 Bequest of Mrs H.A. Longman
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No