Mary Jones Sampler 1755

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Mary Jones Sampler 1755

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Description

Embroidered into this sampler is "Mary Jones did this in the 14 year of her age, 1755." The instructional verse is "All you my friends which now expect to see a peace of work thus."

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About This Item

  • Title: Mary Jones Sampler 1755
  • Creator: Jones, Mary
  • Creation Date: 1755
  • Subject Date: 1755
  • Media: Silk on tammy cloth
  • Dimensions: 44 cm x 34 cm
  • Local Code: A86-553
  • Collection: Samplers
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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