Object Details

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Albina Hubbell, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000727
Maker: Albina Hubbell
Maker Birthplace: Chenango County, New York
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Middlefield, Otsego County, New York
Year Made:
Decade Made: 1850-1859
Owner: Fenimore Art Museum
Accession Number: N0375.1943
Object Credit: Donor: Percy Lynes Miller
Contributor: Fenimore Art Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 10 H x 14 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 0
Decorative Bands: 0
Dividing Lines: 0
Enclosures: None
Text types: Personal name, Personal initials, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
Albina
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Motifs/Symbols: Geometric, Small red mark on upper left corner.
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Cotton
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Red
Thread Condition: Borders:
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials:
Stitch Types: Cross, Four sided, Other, Algerian eyelet
Thread Count: Vertical: 0
Horizontal: 0

Maker History

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Birth Name:
family history from donor, 1850 Federal Census
Birthdate:
cemetery records
Birth Location:
City:
County: Chenango
State: New York
Death Date:
cemetery records
Death Location:
Religion:
Parents:
History of the Hubbell Family: Containing a Genealogical Record, by Walter Hubbell, 1881, pg. 257: https://books.google.com/books?id=whFnwl6pF-8C&dq
census records
cemetery records
census records
History of the Hubbell Family: Containing a Genealogical Record, by Walter Hubbell, 1881, pg. 257: https://books.google.com/books?id=whFnwl6pF-8C&dq
History of the Hubbell Family: Containing a Genealogical Record, by Walter Hubbell, 1881, pg. 257: https://books.google.com/books?id=whFnwl6pF-8C&dq
Marriages:
Children:

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Fancelia (Hubbell) Lynes (1842-1884)
Relation to maker: Sister

Name: Kittie (Lynes) Miller (1872-1944)
Relation to maker: Niece

Name: Percy Lynes Miller (1902-1971)
Relation to maker: Great-Nephew

Conservation:
Exhibitions: Title: Needlework Exhibit
Host: Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown, NY
Date: April 1967

Literature:

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