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Makers / Maker's Age: Hawes, Jemima (age 11)
Date Made: ca.1806
Origin: Wrentham, MA US
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 12"w x 11 1/4" h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Wrought by Jemima Hawes at the age of 11 years / Wrentham July 25 1809
Predominant Motif: 3 alphabets: Uppercase block with J, lowercase and script without. Numbers 1-10. Diamond border around alphabets and name. A strawberry border started across top but unfinished. Outer diamond border all four sides.
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No