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Hannah E. Sunderlin... sampler
  • Hannah E. Sunderlin
    born: Carmel Township, Putnam County, New York, United States ; died: Yonkers, Westchester County, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Hannah E. Sunderlin... sampler, 1835
  • Where object was made: United States
  • silk thread on linen, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross, eyelet
  • Object Height/Width: 36.83 x 38.73 cm
    Object Height/Width: 14 1/2 x 15 1/4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0965

Sampler with lines of text and a house with foliate motifs. There are two uppercase, one lowercase, and one script alphabets and the numerals one through nine in horizontal bands. The bands cover the upper half of the sampler. Below is a cream house with a brown roof and green door. To the left are a tree and square. To the right are flowers and a square. There are birds to the left, above, to the right, and below the house. There is a strawberry or acorn border around all four sides. Colors include blue, browns, red and white on cream.