Embroidered sampler, Caroline Carleton (born ca. 1810), Silk on linen, embroidered, American

Embroidered sampler

Maker:
Caroline Carleton (born ca. 1810)
Date:
1819
Geography:
Made in Essex County, Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silk on linen, embroidered
Dimensions:
17 3/8 x 16 1/4 in. (44.1 x 41.3 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mabel Herbert Harper, 1957
Accession Number:
57.122.755
Not on view
Inscription: inscribed in upper section: [5 alphabets and 1-9]; signed and dated in lower center: Caroline Carleton of Haverhill County of Essex / wrought this in Miss Moodys school in the 9th year of her age AD / 18.19