The origin of this 172 year old sampler is the United Kingdom.
This Antique Reproduction Sampler pattern for "Mary Ratcliffe 1848" includes color photo on cover page, charted design, and instructions:
Stitch count is 141W by 139H and the design area measures 8.81"W by 8.68"H.
Model was stitched on 32 count Straw hand dyed linen from Weeks Dye Works and stitched with Overdyed Threads from Classic Colorworks, Gentle Art, and Weeks Dye Works DMC Cotton floss conversion is also included in the chart.
Model was stitched using 1 strand of overdyed floss over 2 linen threads, except for the lower wording, which is stitched one over one.
Please check the boxes above to add the chart, linen and threads to your order.
Mary Ratcliffe 1848 Reproduction ~ Scattered Seed Samplers