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Sampler

Description

Rectangular; three alphabets over paired birds and fruit basket; verse; plain ground

Details

Maker
Barrett, Frances Hall (Ames), 1809-1887 (Maker)
Date
1815
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.).
Material
cross-stitching
linen (material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
berry baskets
Bird
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Fruit Basket
Linen
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
Tree
trees
People and organizations
Barrett, Frances Hall (Ames), 1809-1887
Dimensions
20.75 x 16.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1948.238
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Barr Wade
GUSN
63360

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