Dolly Dawes, Windsor, Berkshire County MA. Sampler
Vibrant New England sampler worked by Dolly Dawes in 1819. Dolly was born in July 1806 in Windsor, east of the NY border. The sampler features navy blue highlights, a fully formed basket with folky birds in the background and green surrounding done in queen stitch.
"The soften'd heart the soul refin'd Superior happiness"