1755 Miniature Sampler by Mary Radford. Framed in an old wood frame with gilt slip and glass. Mounted onto acid free card with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches including Algerian eye. Simple embroidered border. Colours red, blue, green, cream and brown. Alphabets A-Z in upper case and numbers 1-9 and family initials. Signed and dated ‘Mary Radford 1755’. A few motifs including a squirrel, crowns and flowers.