Blue embroidery on cotton foundation by more than one hand. Scattered floral, bird, fish bands, and other assorted motifs.
English Sampler ~ Thomizan Thomson ~ 1717 ~ silk embroidery on wool foundation ~ embroidered in satin, eyelet, cross, half cross, and rococo (queen) stitches on plain weave foundation ~ Cooper Hewitt Museum
1764 Within an acorn border, isolated motifs with a town at the bottom dominated by a large yellow tower. Netherlands lion in a Holland garden, symbol of the United Provinces, at upper right. Coat of arms of Middelburg
Mid Century Alphabet Figure Motif Sampler by Margret Ritchie 1856
Carlisle, Pennsylvania, mid c., wrought by Ann Ligget at School No.
A rare and important silk and linen needlework sampler wrought by Phebe Walton, Probably Cumberland County, Virginia, fourth quarter century