Embroidered Sampler - Mary Miller

120120LA

Embroidered sampler with a house, a horse and birds. “Wrought by the hand of Mary Miller in the 12th year of her age, Kortright [NY], April 4th”. Attached to the back is a photo of an elderly woman, presumably a descendent of Mary Miller, pointing to the sampler. Below that is a hand-written description, giving the date as 1842. Good condition, with staining and fading.

Dimensions: 18” x 24½”

Item No. 120120

$575.

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