Sampler

Medium: wool embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in counted cross stitch on spaced, plain weave cotton foundation (Penelope canvas) | c. 1851-1900

Unknown Maker

A church with a steeple, a large figure of a priest, and scattered motifs of a cornucopia, birds, butterfies, and a flowering plant fill the ground. At the top, IHS is encircled by a floral wreath supported by cherubs.

Credit: Gift of Anonymous Dono...
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