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Mary Lawford Cross-Stitch Adam and Eve Needlework Sampler, 1821

Item Details

Item Type Sampler, Needlework
Maker Mary Lawford
Technique Embroidery, Cross-Stitch
Manufacturing Process Handmade
Materials Silk, Linen
Inscriptions and/or Labels Stitched inscriptions include two sections of verse and “Mary Lawford Aged 12 years 1821”
Period Early 19th Century, Antique
Date 1821
  • Item not examined outside of mounting


- significant toning and discoloration of the fabric; stains throughout the composition, predominately to the upper center edge; minor punctures along edges of fabric, with holes in the ground along the left side; fraying of the fabric around holes; scuffs and light wear to frame finish.


21.0" W x 21.0" H x 1.0" D

- measures the frame; visible image measures 18.5" W x 18.5" H.

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