Sweet Home of my Childhood

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Sweet Home of my Childhood

Estimated Date Stitched:
1877

Estimated Age of Stitcher:
18

School and/or Teacher:

Name of Stitcher:
Sarah Jane Forward

Type of Sampler:
other*
*cross stitch on perforated paper

Size of Sampler:
Width: 8in
Height: 7in

✔︎ Framed

Description:

reframing suggested

Condition: Good

Description of condition:

Fabric Type:
Paper

Approximate thread count:
16

Embroidery thread type:
cotton

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Type of stitches: Cross

Name or initials on sampler:

Verse or Inscription:

Sweet Home of my Childhood

1877

Owner / Donor Story:

This sampler was completed by Sarah Jane Forward in 1877.  Sarah Jane was born Nov 16 1859 in Grand Bank to Robert Forward and Mary Forsey.

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Photographs

No. of photographs: Number of photographs: 2

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