Object Details

Mary Beach Pratt, 1835

Sampler Archive ID: SA000736
Maker: Mary Beach Pratt
Maker Birthplace: Prattsburgh, Steuben County, New York
Maker Age: 7-9 years
Place Made: Prattsburgh, Steuben County, New York
Year Made: July 20, 1835
Decade Made: 1830-1839
Owner: Fenimore Art Museum
Accession Number: N0792.1963
Object Credit: Donor: Mrs. Frank R Howe
Contributor: Fenimore Art Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 11.5 H x 9 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: 0
Dividing Lines: 4
Enclosures:
Cartouches: No
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Place name, Date, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
Mary Beach Pratt
of the Town of Pratt
sburgh County of
Steuben July 20th 1835
aged seven Years
Motifs/Symbols: , Ampersand
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear: Intact
Cleanliness: stained
Loss: none noted
Thread: Cotton
Thread Colors Front: Black
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols:
Other Materials:
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 27
Horizontal: 25

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object
Birthdate:
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
Birth Location:
City: Prattsburgh
County: Steuben
State: New York
Death Date:
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
Death Location:
cemetery records
Religion:
Parents:
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
cemetery records
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
The Ancestry and the Descendants of John Pratt of Hartford, Conn Walter Wilcox Pratt Case, Lockwood & Brainard Company, 1900
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Children:

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Mrs. Frank R Howe
Relation to maker: Unknown

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