Sampler (USA), ca. 1816
This is a Sampler. It was embroidered by Merwine Family. It is dated ca. 1816 and we acquired it in 1970. Its medium is silk embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Emily Coe Stowell.
It is credited
Bequest of Emily Coe Stowell from the Coe Collection.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 26.7 x 22.2 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
It is inscribed
Charles Merwine Martha Merwine Thomas Merwine Ann C. Merwine Emily Merwine Charles Merwine Elizabeth Merwine
Cite this object as
Sampler (USA), ca. 1816; Embroidered by Merwine Family ; silk embroidery on linen foundation; H x W: 26.7 x 22.2 cm (10 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.); Bequest of Emily Coe Stowell from the Coe Collection; 1970-28-22