Estimated Date Stitched:
October 31, 1805

Estimated Age of Stitcher:

School and/or Teacher:

Name of Stitcher:
Mary Dean

Type of Sampler:

Size of Sampler:
Width: 32cm
Height: 32cm


Condition: Poor

Description of condition:

Fabric Type:

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Embroidery thread type:
silk, other

Number of letters: Number of Alphabets: 2


Description of alphabets:

Number of sets of numerals: Number of sets of numerals: 0

Description of numerals:

Borders: other – W border and crossborders

Motifs: plants

Type of stitches: Cross

Name or initials on sampler: Mary Dean

Verse or Inscription:

Owner / Donor Story:

Sampler maker unknown. Given to donor by a Mrs. M E Carlisle. Brought from Scotland to Norfolk county, Ont. Then to Windsor, Ont.

Donor Information: Nov 5, 1994-Estate of G F Macdonald. He was from Scotland and settled in Windsor where he became a prominent businessman.

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Reference numbers: (Museum, archive or other references associated with sampler)

Accession Number: 957.151

Catalogue Number: CN57.151

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