Sampler

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-51943

Description

Sampler, text in brown letters with black figures. Nancy Owen Marsh was the great-grandmother of the donor and married Horace Gier.

Details

Descriptive Terms

samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler

Inscription

"Sampler worked by Nancy Owen Marsh/Born May 24, 1779" (Brown thread)

Maker

Marsh, Nancy Owen, 1779- (Embroiderer)

Dimensions

10 1/4 x 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. George C. Winslow

Accession Number

1941.31