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"Sampler of Embroidered Cloth made by Mary Nolan in 1864"

Date
1864
Artist/Maker
Nolan,Mary,Miss
Technique
Embroidered
Dimensions
Length: 27cm
Width: 19cm
Caption
A blue, green and brown sampler with a cross-stitched embroidered border in blue made at the Convent School, Mount Lourdes, Enniskillen. Top is embroidered with the alphabet from A to W in ornate curlicue forms. The whole alphabet is in block form below followed by a to r in lower case. Embroidered at the bottom is 'Mary Nolan, Aged 12, Convent School, March 15, 1864'. This item was donated to our Museum by Mr Cahir McKeown.
Object number
FCM_1979_031