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Object Name Sampler
Artist Margaret Ledden
Date 1842
Place of Origin Portsmouth. NH
Description Sampler on beige support worked in gold, green, red, blue, rust and brown thread; includes one uc alphabet, one lc alphabet, names: John Ledden, Ellen Ledden, Jane Ann/Alexander Ellen William Sarah Catherine/Ledden, and “Margaret Ledden Born The Year 1829.” Design: 3-bay house with end chimneys and sides in perspective, pedimented doorway; red fence, trees.
Accession Number 1979.240