NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER WORKED BY MARY FARNAM, POULTNEY, VERMONT, JUNE 1827.


Sold: $1,080 ($900)

Stitched with small figures of animals and birds. According to genealogical records, Mary Farnam was born in 1818, died at the age of 24 in 1842 and is buried in East Poultney Cemetary. Silk threads on linen 10 ¼ x 11 ½ inches. Frame 12 ¼ x 13 ½ inches.

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