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Samplers
Samplers

Samplers were made in America from the early 1700s. The best examples were made from 1790 to 1840. Long, narrow samplers are usually older than square ones. Early samplers just had stitching or alphabets. The later examples had numerals, borders, and pictorial decorations. Those with mottoes are mid-Victorian. A revival of interest in the 1930s produced simpler samplers, usually with mottoes. Seventeenth-century samplers are rare and it is said there are only five samplers from before the seventeenth century known to exist. 

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 SamplersAlphabetEleanor Potter, Lincoln Maine, April, 18231996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetNeedlepoint, Barbara Richter 1861, Sewn To Card, Frame, 19 1/2 X 31 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetNumbers, Basket Of Flowers, Birds, Dog, Red Border, Silk, Frame, 6 X 5 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetNumbers, Inscription, Becca Bixby, Age 10, Boxford, Mass, 1791, 11 X 7 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetRed Silk, Homespun, Gilt Frame, 7 1/4 X 8 3/4 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetVerse, Charlotte P. Smith, Born Dec. 23, 1811, 12 1/2 X 8 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetVerse, Urn With Flowers, Sarah Ann Tyson, 1833, 18 X 20 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetVerses, Inscription, Philinda Burges, Age 12, 1831, 17 X 13 In.1996Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabet2 Styles Of Alphabets, Anna Ireland1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabet4 Styles Of Letters, Green Thread, Emma Tetley Leeds, 1848, 16 X 14 1/2 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetAnimals, Trees, Sarah Maggs, 1936, Glued On Board, 11 1/2 X 9 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetBand, Tulips, Mary Brenneman, 1843, 18 1/2 X 19 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetBrown Silk, Emily Parks, Granby, Conn., Linen Homespun, 8 3/4 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetHouse, Flanked By Birds, Baskets Of Fruit, Berry Border, 18 1/2 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetMelissa Berker Stone, 8 Years, Nov 8th, 1830, Silk On Linen, Frame, 13 X 21 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetNeedlepoint, Vine & Floral Border, 1816, Silk, Linen Homespun, 18 1/4 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetNumbers, House, Birdhouse, Nelle Fisher, 10 Years, Frame, 15 X 13 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetRed, Olive, Pink, Yellow, Mary Sauder, 1852, Linen Homespun, 18 X 54 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetVerse, Berry Border, Silk On Linen, 20 1/2 X 14 In.1997Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabet12 Herbs Listed With Plants, Red Stitching, Meifsen, 1822, 10 x 16 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetBertja Didensign, 1843, Cross-stitched, 19th Century1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetBirds, Flowers, Blue, Green, Beige, Linen Homespun, Frame, 17 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetFloral Borders, Pink, Red, Brown, Green, Linen Homespun, 16 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetJenny Glentz, Abc Frame, Germany, 1872, 20 x 20 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price
 SamplersAlphabetMartha West, 1810, Needlepoint, 11 1/2 x 14 In.1998Login / Create Account for Price


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