Ann Marsh School
Philadelphia, PA 1761
This rare mid-18th century compartmented verse and flower sampler is one of only a few known examples and was in
all likelihood worked at Ann Marsh's school in Philadelphia. It is inscribed at the bottom Isaac Lobdell Rebekah/
Lobdell Anna Lobdell/ Her Work 1761 EL. For a similar example and more information see Betty Ring's Girlhood Embroidery
Anna (Hannah) was the daughter of Isaac Lobdell and Rebecca Cresson. In 1775 she married Samuel Jones and they
had six children.
Silk on linen; 16 3/8 x 15 3/8 inches sight.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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