Object Details

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Maria Frances Fenimore Cooper, 1831

Sampler Archive ID: SA000725
Maker: Maria Frances Fenimore Cooper
Maker Birthplace: Middlefield, Otsego County, New York
Maker Age: 10-12 years
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: 1831
Decade Made: 1830-1839
Owner: Fenimore Art Museum
Accession Number: N0295.1959
Object Credit: Donor: Mrs. Robert Ballard
Contributor: Fenimore Art Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 8.5 H x 9 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: None
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Place name, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
[F]ANNY. COOP
ER. 1831. PARI
S
Motifs/Symbols: Architectural, Geometric,
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Green, Pink, White
Thread Condition: Borders: Moderate loss
Text: Moderate loss
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials:
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 24
Horizontal: 25

Maker History

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Birth Name:
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Birthdate:
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Birth Location:
City: Middlefield
County: Otsego
State: New York
Death Date:
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Death Location:
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Religion:
Parents:
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Marriages:
Spouse:
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Birth:
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Death: Dec. 16, 1862
Date:
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Place: New York
Children:
Susan Augusta CooperBirth: Dec. 1, 1851Death: April 2, 1915
James Fenimore CooperBirth: June 24, 1853Death: Mar. 7, 1866
Alfred CooperBirth: Apr. 20, 1855Death: Feb. 14, 1859
Charles Paul CooperBirth: 1860Death: 1862

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