Schoolgirl Needlework Sampler Dated 1818
Framed 1818 schoolgirl needlework sampler, most likely English. Silk on linen, signed "Sarah Hampton/Age 12 Years/ 1818". Stylized floral border with stitched motifs including a central brick home, crowned angels flanking the name, birds, butterflies, animals, urns, trees and flowers. Ebonized frame with gilt highlights. Sight - 13" H x 12 1/4" W. Framed - 15" H x 14 3/8" W.
Overall very good condition, some slight fading. Slight losses to gilt decoration of frame.