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Object Name: Sampler
Date: 1837
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Medium: Linen, silk
Dimensions: Overall: 10 7/8 x 17 1/2 in. ( 27.6 x 44.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Horizontal rectangular unfinished linen sampler with various colors of silk floss; horizontal rows of alphabets, numbers and mottoes separated by rows of designs, floral motif across bottom, bordered top and bottom with zig-zag; cross stitched.
Credit Line: Gift of Edith D. Blaisdell
Object Number: 1956.97
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Marks: embroidered: across center in green floss: "Elizabeth M Stanton Ae. 8 years"