Shaker Museum

Sampler

Sampler made by Minerva Brewster Langworthy, Hancock, MA, 1819

1819

Object ID
1957.9200.1
Community
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Makers
Langworthy, Minerva Brewster
Description

Cream-colored linen with edge folded on reverse for 1/8" long. Navy blue hand-stitched wool border that is 1/8" wide. Inside the border is the alphabet in capital letters and the numbers 1 through 19. Below the border: "MINERVA BREWSTER / HUNDRED SEVEN HER / EXAMPLE MARKED IN / THE YEAR EIGHTEEN / HUNDRED NINETEEN".

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