THE 1819 SAMPLER
This charming sampler is most likely of Scandinavian origin, judging by the groups of three initials. The stitcher probably lived on a farm as she stitched a great many chickens into her sampler, as well as birds, animals and bird tracks. Stitches used are cross, satin, four sided,
Algerian eye, French knot and some free hand embroidery.
Size: Finished Size: 10 1/2" x 12 1/2" (26cm x 32cm)
Thread Count: 35 count (14 thr/cm) on dyed linen.
Colour: Colors: Green, roses, blues, golds and black
Recommended Level: Intermediate
Cost: Kit - $48.00 Chart - $10.00