|Credit line||Bequest of Miss Ella C. Cornell|
Marking sampler on linen that is arranged into rows with various sizes and styles of the alphabet in blue, green, yellow, white, and brown, along with the numbers one through twelve. It is signed "Ann Crosby's work 1821."
|Dimensions||W-9 L-13 inches|
|Provenance||This sampler was made by Ann Crosby (1809-1857), daughter of James and Margaret Crosby of Wilmington, Delaware. She married Thomas Wollaston, a carpenter from Wilmington, on May 18, 1837.|
|Material||Linen; wool embroidery|
|Place of Origin||Wilmington, DE|