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Makers / Maker's Age: Unknown
Date Made: ca.1730-60
Origin: Unknown
School / Teacher:
Stitches:
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Silk
Dimensions: w x h
Owner: NSCDA Kemper House, Cinncinatti, OH www.nscda.org
Inscriptions: No inscription.
Predominant Motif: A shepherd holding a crook is standing in front of a seated shepherdess also holding a crook. Two trees with large leaves are in the background. Sheep, a dog and colorful birds, insects and flowers are spread throughout the work. Clouds.
History of Owner:
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No