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Embroidered Sampler

Maker:
Isabel Newby (born ca. 1729)
Date:
1742
Geography:
Possibly made in United States; Probably made in England
Culture:
American or British
Medium:
Embroidered silk on linen
Dimensions:
12 x 8 3/4 in. (30.5 x 22.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Miriam Troop-Zuger, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.622
Not on view
Inscription: This . is . the work . of . ISABEL . NEWBY . AGED 13/1742. Our Father Who Art in Heaven (etc. full verse of the Lord's Prayer)
Owned by Mrs. Troop-Zuber for many years--she bought it from a dealer in this country.
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