Jane Wentworth sampler, Brownfield, 1828

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


This very simple American sampler was crafted by Jane Wentworth, 11 years old. She was born at Brownfield.

The sampler is dated 1828.

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About This Item

  • Title: Jane Wentworth sampler, Brownfield, 1828
  • Creator: Wentworth, Jane
  • Creation Date: 1828
  • Subject Date: 1828
  • Town: Brownfield
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Silk on linen
  • Dimensions: 16 cm x 20 cm
  • Local Code: A86-574
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

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

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