Long Unfinished Sampler - SOLD

  • Product Code: SA-LONG
  • Availability: Sold

This long, unfinished sampler is worked in colorful silk and cotton threads.  Two full rows of alphabet are interspersed with a variety of floral motifs, birds, fir trees, dogs, crosses, and crowns.  There is a third, unfinished alphabet in the lower left.  There are some small stains throughout the linen ground and there is one tiny motif worked in pink or red thread that has bled (below the E in the lower left. The linen is in otherwise good condition with the expection of one small hole in the far upper left corner at the hem.  Although undated, this sampler likely was stitched in the early/mid-19th century.  It measures 21.5"w x 8.5"h.

  • $68.00