1793 Map Sampler by Mary Ann Watkiss. Framed in a restored old oval wooden frame, with rippled, old glass. Mounted to conservator standards on acid free card with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering floral border. Colours greens, pale blue, light brown, copper, white, pink, gold and black. Depicts a map of England and Wales with the counties, and surrounding seas. Signed and dated ‘Mary Ann Watkiss 1793’.