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Elizabeth Lloyd, c. 1752

Sampler Archive ID: SA000296
Maker: Elizabeth Lloyd
Maker Birthplace: Maryland
Maker Age: 10-12 years
Place Made: Maryland or Pennsylvania
Year Made: c. 1752
Decade Made: 1750-1759
Owner: Winterthur Museum
Accession Number: 2000.0004
Contributor: Winterthur Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 12.5 H x 9.25 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: None
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 16
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Verse, Maker signature, Family genealogy
Text medium: Stitched
ELIZaBETH LLOYD
HER SaMPLaR 10 
YEaRS
HE WHO FAIN
WOULD PLEaSE all
aND THEIR GOOD
LIKING GAINS HEWS
A WORLD OF GOOD
NaTURE BUT LaBORS
IN VaIN 
EDWaRD LLOYD
IVNIOR RICHARD I
BENNETT LLOYD
MY TWO BROTHERS
Motifs/Symbols: Architectural, Human made object, one house, two crowns
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black, Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Tan, Yellow
Thread Condition: Text: Slight loss
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, various types of cross stitch
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object
Birthdate:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: unknown
State Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915]
Death Date:
cemetery records
Death Location:
cemetery records
Religion:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
Parents:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
cemetery records
cemetery records
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
cemetery records
cemetery records
Marriages:
Spouse:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
Birth:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
Death:
cemetery records Shrewsbury Cemetery Harmony Corner MD
Date:
Oswald Tilghman, 'The Lloyds of Wye,' History of Talbot County, Maryland, 1661-1861, vol. 1 (1915
Place:
Children:
Maria CadwallerBirth: 1776Death: Aug. 1, 1811
Thomas CadwallerBirth: Oct. 28, 1779Death: Oct. 31, 1841

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