Lurinda Simons Sampler, New Hampshire

Lurinda Simons Sampler, New Hampshire

“Wrought by Lurinda Simons Aged 9 Years” Dated 1827 Three alphabets, cross, long, short, stem and satin stitches, crinkly silk thread. Sawtooth border at top. Modern burl frame with gold liner. Generous, exuberant floral border at sides, include strawberries and grapes with leaves. Museum mounted, Tru-Vue glass. Geneology included, indicates origin in Hillsboro, NH. 12″H x 17″W

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