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Makers / Maker's Age: Kyle, Annis Franklin
Date Made: 1868
Origin: Salem, NC US
School / Teacher: Salem Academy, Salem, NC
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Wool, Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 24"w x 36" h
Owner: Elizabeth Webster
Inscriptions: No inscription
Predominant Motif: A large exotic red bird with wings outspread is perched on a branch among various beautiful flowers.
History of Owner: Stitched by owner's Great-Great Grandmother.
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No