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Object Name: Sampler
Date: 1733
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Medium: Linen, silk
Dimensions: Overall: 16 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. ( 41.9 x 32.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Vertical rectangular linen sampler with various colors of silk floss; text in two columns, quoting the Lord's Prayer and the Creed, image of people on horseback in lower left colum above inscription; border motif of religious imagery; stitches include cross, satin and running.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number: 1941.387
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Marks: embroidered: lower left in gold and green floss: "RAChEL MYERS 1733"