Sampler Dated 1819


Embroidered sampler, cross-stitched silk on linen. The sampler depicts a large white house at the bottom flanked with cypress-like trees, a large white bird on the left, a rooster on the right, and a small cat on either side. Above the house in the inscription, “Ann Heisler’s work wrought/in the 9 year of her age/1819”. The sampler is in a modern frame and is in good condition, with wear consistent with age.

Dimensions: 10¼” x 9½”; Viewed Area: 8¾” x 8”

Item No. 220140

Price: $975.

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