Makers / Maker's Age: Hewlett, Mary
Date Made: ca. 1848
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross, Petit-point.
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 16"w x 17" h
Inscriptions: Family Record / / William Hewlett was born June 9 1794 / Mary Merritt was born May 2 1802 / They were married Feb 28 1822 / Phebe Ann Hewlett was born Dec 16 1822 / Charles Hewlett was born April 30 1824 / Merritt Hewlett was born Feb 17 1827 / William Henry Hewlett was born May 20 1831 / Mary Esther Hewlett was born July 5 1838 //
Predominant Motif: A family record embroidered in a double acorn garland cartouche. A spray of flowers decorates the top.
History of Owner: Purchased
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No