RARE AND IMPORTANT EARLY NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER, REBEKAH RAKINS, SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK, DATED 1709
inscribed Rebekah Rakins ended this sampler in the 8th year of her life in the year of our Lord 1709.
Height 20 in. by Width 8 1/2 in.; 50.8, 21.6 cm.
Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, Theodore H. Kapnek Collection of American Samplers, January 31, 1981, sale 4531Y, lot 164;
John S. Walton, Griswold, Connecticut, March 1981;
Vogel Collection no. 345.