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Hannah H. Bringhurst, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000310
Maker: Hannah Harlan Bringhurst
Maker Birthplace: New Castle County, Delaware
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: 1830-1839
Owner: Winterthur Museum
Accession Number: 2011.0036.002
Object Credit: Gift of Philip W. Warner
Contributor: Winterthur Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 18 H x 18 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 2
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: None
Enclosures: None
Text types: Personal name, Verse, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
Let gratitude in acts of goodness flow,
Our love to God, in love to man below.
Be this our joy..to calm the troubled breast,
Support the weak, and succour the distrest.
Hannah H Bringhurst
Motifs/Symbols: Birds and insects, Floral and plant
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Unsure
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Red, Rust, Tan, White, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Moderate loss
Text: Intact
Symbols: Slight loss
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Queen or rococo, Straight
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object,History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
Birthdate:
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935
State U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935
Death Date:
Delaware Death Records, 1811-1933
Death Location:
Delaware Death Records, 1811-1933
Religion:
Quaker
Parents:
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
History of the Bringhurst family; by Leach, Josiah Granville, 1842-1922. Published 1901
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Children:

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Phillip Warner
Relation to maker: descendant

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