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Makers / Maker's Age: Choate, Miriam F. (age 9)
Date Made: 1845
Origin: NH (?) US
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Cotton
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 10 3/4"w x 12 1/2" h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Miriam F. Choate. 9 years. 1845. / Childhoods hours will pass away / Childhoods joys shall never stay / Good ar (sampler is unfinished)
Predominant Motif: 4 alphabets: each with 26 letters. Numbers 1-10. Simple stitched lines. Cross stitch border all four sides. Sampler is unfinished.
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No