Pelham, New Hampshire c.1806
The sampler has several alphabets in various stitches with inscription and verse within a three sided flower
and vine border.
Inscribed at the bottom: Phebe Hamblet Pelham and Born Yr 1796 she perceiveth that her merchandise is good:
& her candle goeth not out by night.
Her parents are David Hamblet and Sarah Wyman. She was married at age 25 to Ennoch Marsh.
Silk on linen: 23" x 21" framed - 16 ½ x 14 ½ sight.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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