Object Details

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Isabella Barrett, 1829

Sampler Archive ID: SA000181
Maker: Isabella Barrett
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: 7-9 years
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: 1829
Decade Made: 1820-1829
Owner: DAR
Accession Number: 83.14
Object Credit: Gift of Louise Miller
Contributor: DAR Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques:
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 18.25 H x 17.25 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 2
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 9
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Personal initials, Date, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
Isabella Barretts
     Sampler.
worked in her 10.th. year. A.D.1829. I.B.
Motifs/Symbols: Animals, Floral and plant, Human made object
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Green, Pink, White, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet, Four sided, Queen or rococo
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: unknown
State: unknown
Death Date:
Death Location: uncertain
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Mother: uncertain
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Death:
Father: uncertainBirth: Death:
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Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Mrs. Estelle Hutchingson Roach Gough
Relation to maker: none

Name: Louise Miller [Mrs. Elmo Miller}
Relation to maker: none

Conservation:

Conservator: Cynthia Gompert
Date: 1994
Actions: cleaned, mounted on acid-free board

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