SAM-17001

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SAM-17001

Estimated Date Stitched:
1950

Estimated Age of Stitcher:
60s

School and/or Teacher:

Name of Stitcher:
Granddad's War Sampler

Type of Sampler:

Size of Sampler:
Width: 18in
Height: 18in

✔︎ Framed

Description:

Wood, it has an acid free mat

Condition: Good

Description of condition:

Fabric Type:
other*
*Interlock Canvas

Approximate thread count:
12

Embroidery thread type:
cotton, wool

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Borders:

Motifs: other**Triangles

Type of stitches: Cross

Name or initials on sampler:

Verse or Inscription:

We shal not fail

Churchill

With Gods help we shall prevail

George VI

England Expects

Every man to do

His duty Lord Nelson

The first letter of each word is stitched in red

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Photographs

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