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Makers / Maker's Age: Joyce, Susan and/or Ann
Date Made: 1831
Origin: US
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Stitches: Cross,
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 20"w x 16" h
Owner: Phillips Museum, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA www.fandm.edu/phillips-museum
Inscriptions: (After the last alphabet): Sarah Joyce / (At lower center): by babel
Predominant Motif: 5 alphabets. Simple stitched lines. One wide carnation cross band. At the bottom L and R is a large willow tree set on a small green lawn. Two basket with flowers and one small flower on the R. Reversing arcaded border all four sides.
History of Owner: #3729 Bequest of Serena Mayer North Hutchinson Estate
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No