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Object Name Sampler
Artist Mary Wallingford
Date 1800
Place of Origin NH
Description Cross-stitch sampler worked on linen using yellow, light blue, green blue, brown, tan, olive green, and dark blue with a dark blue cross-stitched border surrounding the whole work; in addition to alphabet and numbers, the motif includes three small birds and a row of geometric figures worked into the design; the lower border shows a house, trees and flowers; “Mary E. Wallingford” followed by an undulating budded vine above the lower border with house and trees
Accession Number 1975.6218