CURRENT SELECTION OF ANTIQUE SAMPLERS


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Site updated 6/4/2024

Regular
Pictorial Sampler, School of Mrs. Mary Ralston,

Easton, Northampton County,
Pennsylvania, circa 1830

Regular
“Pot Holder”, initialed N. D.

 American, 18th century

Regular
Mary Lippincott

Burlington County,
New Jersey, 1821

sold
Mary Bates

England, 1742

sold
Maria Lloyd

England, 1831

Regular
Catharine Ritter,

Reading, Pennsylvania, 1833

new
Mary Appleton

 Ackworth School, Yorkshire, England, circa 1827

sold
Elizabeth Morgan

England, 1833

sold
Jane Wheaton

England, 1824

new
Priscilla Cosburn Pearse

Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire,
England, 1803

sold
National Female Model School

Miniature Sampler, Dublin,
Ireland, early 19th century

new
Alphabet and Motif Sampler

initialed I.R.,
Scotland, 1793

new
Margaret Watt

M. Leslie Mitchell’s School, Rora,
Aberdeen, Scotland, 1848

sold
Caroline Brookes

England, 1834

new
Hannah Erden

England, 1817

sold
Ann Hiron

School at Longmarson,
Warwickshire, England, 1738

sold
Nancy Lees

Noah’s Ark, England, circa 1820

sold
Jane Hamilton Davies

Welshpool, Montgomeryshire,
Wales, circa 1844

sold
Ann Hix

Wisbech, Cambridgeshire,
England, 1777

sold
Emma Warr

Family Record Sampler
Bridport, Dorset, England, circa 1837

Regular
H. Frost, Darning Sampler,

Sudbury, Suffolk, England, 1790

Regular
Whitework Pictorial Sampler

Basket of Flowers with Eight Vignettes, 
Northern Europe, initialed M. N., circa 1780

Regular
Jane Nunn,

England, 1815

Regular
Elizabeth Ecklee

Mrs. Hill’s Academy,
Kempsey, Worcestershire, England, 1804

 

Regular
Amy H. Holcombe

Mt. Airy, Hunterdon County,
New Jersey, 1836

hold
Matilda Rosianna Hoover

Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio, 1837

Regular
Sally S. Smith,

Probably New England, United States, 1836

Regular
Eliza Axford,

Carrfield House, England, 1831

Regular
Amelia Powell

England, 1829

Regular
Sophia Crow

Sion House, Hatfield,
Peverell, Essex, England, 1829

Regular
Caroline McVaugh,

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1820

Regular
Darning Sampler,

Netherlands, 1824

Regular
Les Pensionnaires Pieuse,

France, circa 1820

Regular
Mary Jane Sarrell,

“The Watch”, England, 1849

Regular
Susanna Hickson,

Leicestershire, England, 1783

Regular
Parrot Embroidery on Paper,

probably English, circa 1820

Regular
Sarah Rayner,

England, 1816

sold
American Folk Marquetry Box

circa 1880

 

Regular
Elizabeth McCoy,

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1813

Regular
Ann Cass,

Brompton-by-Sawdon,
Yorkshire, England, 1773

Regular
Catharine Bickel,

Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, 1827

Regular
Woolwork Picture, Bray Church,

Near Maidenhead, Berkshire, England,
circa 1850

Regular
Exotic Bird on a Basket of Berries,

 England, circa 1850

Regular
Regular
Silk Embroidery of Pictorial Motifs,

Germany, circa 1830

sold
Emily Sikes,

Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut, circa 1821

sold
Ann Hope,

Runningburn, Scottish Borders Area, Scotland, 1811

Regular
Mercy Kemp,

Yalding, Kent, England, 1814

Regular
Plushwork Bouquet of Flowers,

United States, circa 1850

Regular
Julia Ann Knox,

Family Record Sampler,
Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1837

Regular
Mary Donnoghue,

Boston, Massachusetts, 1827

sold
Eleanor Ballinger

United Kingdom, 1800

Regular
Band Sampler,

MEK, United Kingdom, 1732

(left) front of 1732 sampler initialled MEK
(right) reverse of 1732 sampler initialled MEK
special
Flower Basket with Darning Squares,

England, circa 1800

 

Regular
Rowbottom samplers,

England, 1825 and 1828

Regular
Basket of Flowers Needlework Picture

United States, circa 1840

Regular
Nancy F. Strout,

Limington, York County, Maine, 1821

sold
Mary Napper

Harlequin & Columbine,
England, 1814

Regular
Lamb of God Sampler,

Netherlands, 1926

Regular
Pair of Handheld English Fire Screens

with Rosewood Handles, circa 1840

Regular
CCHF, Pictorial Motif Sampler

Hamburg, Germany, 1823

sold
Phoebe Brown

Mrs. Ventham’s Boarding School,
Winton, Hampshire, England, 1804

Regular
“The Wheat Sheaf Inn Posting House and Family Inn”,

England, circa 1840

Regular
Nancy E. Kingsbury

New York State or Ohio, 1828