Sampler (USA), early 19th century
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Maria Atwater. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is cotton embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered in cross stitch on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Mrs. Robert T. Hoyt.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Robert T. Hoyt in memory of Hannah McAllister.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 30.5 x 20.3 cm (12 x 8 in.)
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA), early 19th century; Embroidered by Maria Atwater (American); cotton embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 30.5 x 20.3 cm (12 x 8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Robert T. Hoyt in memory of Hannah McAllister; 1968-46-16