MARY BAKER 1789

Mary Baker

This is a reproduction of a sampler that was probably worked originally in Scotland. The verse:

A good name is rather
to be chofen (chosen) than great
riches and a loving Father
than silver and gold

Origin and date: 1789, probably Scottish
Rated: Beginning
Linen count and finished size: 30-count, 9"x14"
Stitches: cross and eyelet
Source: Private collection

Kit with cotton floss: $24.00
Kit with silk floss: $45.00
Graph only: $4.00

 
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