Lovely Memorial Sampler

$285.00

ARTIFACT COLLECTION

1 in stock

SKU: Lovely Memorial Sampler Categories: , Tags: ,

Description

  • Dated January 20, 1801
  • Elizabeth Miller created this for “Daniel Miller” – likely her father – who died on January 20, 1801
    at “47 years of age and 20 days.”
  • Sampler is 8-1/2″ x 2-3/4″ and the frame 12-3/4″ x 6-3/4″

Extremely difficult to find well-preserved Samplers from the 1700’s and early 1800’s. Preparing a sampler was a proud rite of passage. While the photos do not do them justice or show the level of
intricacy, be assured these are exceptional examples of early American work.