Makers / Maker's Age: Tuson, Caterin
Date Made: ca. 1800
School / Teacher:
Embroidery Thread: Cotton (?)
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 25.5 cmw x 30 cm h
Inscriptions: This piece of Work Will let you see What / care My parents takes of me and When the / bell does For me tell sweet Jesus Christ / receive my soul Caterin Tuson don This Work / aged // Sampler is unfinished.
Predominant Motif: 2 alphabets: uppercase mostly double letter with both J and U. Lowercase missing J, long style S. Numbers 1-9. Various cross bands. In the bottom half an unfinished house and in the lower L corner the letter A. No border.
History of Owner: Purchased
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No