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Makers / Maker's Age: Chamberlain, Mary L. (age 8)
Date Made: 1829
Origin: Unknown
School / Teacher:
Stitches: Cross
Embroidery Thread: Other
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 12"w x 16 1/2" h
Owner: Historic Columbus Foundation, Columbus, GA
Inscriptions: In books or work or healtful (sp) play / Let my first years be past / That I may give for every day / Some good account at last. / / Mary L. Chamberlain. Ae. 8. years Sept' 1829 //
Predominant Motif: 4 alphabets: uppercase block, q not Q. One incomplete. Numbers 1-10. Variant of saw tooth border on top and bottom. Double saw tooth border on both sides.
History of Owner:
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No