Sampler, 1800–50 Medium: cotton Technique: satin and stem stitches on plain weave. Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe. 1941-69-250.
What is this?
Alphabets and monograms in red and white. Letters and designs were drawn on the cloth before the embroidery was begun. The larger holes were cut; the smaller ones pinches; both were overcast.