Sampler

American (Rhode Island)
1797
Betsy Davis (American)


Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

44.5 x 36.5 x 3.2 cm (17 1/2 x 14 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.) Including frame

Accession Number

45.767

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk; wood frame with glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Linen sampler embroidered with floral borders on three sides, strawberry border at bottom

Provenance

Gift of Mr. Gilbert Russell Payson and Mr. Henry G. E. Payson to MFA, 1945

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Gilbert Russell Payson and Mr. Henry G. E. Payson