Sampler (USA), 1826
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Sarah C. Neal, American. It is dated 1826 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross, satin, and stem stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
It is credited
Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 47 x 46 cm (18 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Sarah C. Neal aged 18 Newmarket
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA), 1826; Embroidered by Sarah C. Neal (American); silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 47 x 46 cm (18 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-161