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Sampler: calico cat and verse; inscribed, "Mary Hart 1800"
Sampler: calico cat and verse; inscribed, "Mary Hart 1800"
Maker:
Date:
1800
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Polychrome Silk And Wool Embroidery On Linen
Dimensions:
44.5 x 33 cm (17 1/2 x 13 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
78.19.2
Acquisition Date:
1978-04-21
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Jessie Allard Kline

Exhibition History:

American Samplers: 1793-1833, 1984

Cross stitch. Mary Hart 1800 / This little Piece my Friends may have / When I am dead and in my Grave / When greedy Worms shall feed on me / My Name hereunder you may see.

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