Sampler (USA), 1806
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Anna Williams. It is dated 1806 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is silk embroidery, linen warp, wool weft and its technique is embroidered in cross, chain, rococo, and eyelet 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: 41 x 29 cm (16 1/8 x 11 7/16 in.)
It is inscribed
Anna Williams age 11 August 13, 1806 Taunton September
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA), 1806; Embroidered by Anna Williams (American); silk embroidery, linen warp, wool weft; H x W: 41 x 29 cm (16 1/8 x 11 7/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe; 1941-69-17