This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Sarah Ann Marbert. It is dated ca. 1860 and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is wool embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in counted cross and long-armed cross stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 22.2 x 21.6 cm (8 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)
It is inscribed
Sarah Ann Marbert Her Work
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA); Embroidered by Sarah Ann Marbert ; wool embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 22.2 x 21.6 cm (8 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor from the Fraser/Martin Collection; 1976-100-39