Object Details

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Caroline Newbold, 1817

Sampler Archive ID: SA000036
Maker: Caroline Newbold
Maker Birthplace: Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Maker Age: 7-9 years
Place Made: Middletown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Year Made: 1817
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1944.9.1
Object Credit: Gift of Caroline Hazard, 1944
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 10.7 H x 10.5 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 3
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Date, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
1817
Caroline Newbolds Work
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Blue
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object
Birthdate:
tombstone
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: tombstone
State tombstone
Death Date:
tombstone
Death Location:
tombstone
Religion:
family connections
Parents:
Caroline's tombstone
Birth:
Death:
Caroline's tombstone
Birth: Death:
Marriages:
Spouse: Rowland Gibson HazardBirth: Death:
Date: Sep. 25, 1828Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Children:
Rowland Hazard IIBirth: Aug. 26, 1829Death: Aug. 16, 1898
John Newbold HazardBirth: 1836Death: 1900

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Caroline Hazard, 1944
Relation to maker: Unknown

Conservation:
Exhibitions: Title: Unknown
Host: Rhode Island Historical Society
Location: Providence, RI
Date: Mar. 1970 – Dec. 1970

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