1840 Miniature Sampler - Silk Floss Kit
An historical design from The Scarlet Letter Sampler Collection.
A plain work sampler worked in cross and counted thread satin stitch on 25-count unbleached linen (The Scarlet Letter's exclusive weave).
Origin and date: Possibly American, 1840
Linen count/finished size: 25 count, 2-1/2"x4-1/2". Kit contains fabric, silk thread, needele and instructions.
Stitches: Cross, satin
Source: Private collection