Boston Area Sampler

Beautifully silk on linen sampler in a period maple frame made by Sally Smith Taylor - Born 1811 in Danvers, Mass. Her immediate family to include her mother Mary Munroe - Born 1784, father Eliphalet Taylor - Born 1784 and three siblings are listed in her family history. This well executed piece with a triple alphabet, bird, and vine and flowers was probably made around 1820. Dimensions - 16 1/2 x 18 inches (sight).



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