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Makers / Maker's Age: Holland, Rachel
Date Made: 1811
Origin: PA
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Stitches: Cross, Satin,
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 12 1/2"w x 14 1/2" h
Owner: Phillips Museum, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA www.fandm.edu/phillips-museum
Inscriptions: (In a central octagon): Rachel Holland / 1 8 1 1 (Below): DD MH AA MC LD AH MH WH HH EL SS IH MAW RH //
Predominant Motif: 3 alphabets: 2 missing J. Numbers 1-(1)0. Two facing birds, various motifs of flowers in urns, in baskets, on stems. Narrow border all four sides.
History of Owner: #2022 Bequest of Serena Mayer North Hutchinson Estate
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No