Tall vertical sampler on natural linen, now yellowed. Three alphabets included, one in buttonhole stitch. Three floral borders. Truncated version of verse; "Remember time Will [shortly] Come/ When we [a strict] account must give/ To God the righteous Judge of all/ How we [up]on [this] earth did (do) live." Red, green, blue, pink, yellow. At bottom: "Abigail Bromfeild (sic) her Sampler aged/ 11 Years 1737."
Bromfield, Abigail, 1726- (Embroiderer)
- Object type
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
needlework (visual works)
- 16.5 x 8.625 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Reference Notes
- Bolton & Coe. American Samplers. [No Publisher].