Sampler

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1787

GUSN

GUSN-26041

Description

Alphabet, numbers, "Esther Walker Wrought this Sampler in the 9 Year of her Age 1787. And one that dothin Wealth abound her Fortune is 10 000 L"

Details

Descriptive Terms

samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
alphabets (symbols)
childhood
education
numerals
Linen
Silk Weave
Education
Alphabet
Numbers
Childhood
Sampler

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Walker, Esther, b. 1778 (Embroiderer)

Location of Origin

Concord, New Hampshire

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10 x 8.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1966.1378

Places

Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
Possibly