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Sampler; Helen Minifie (c.1852-1914); c. 1862-1865; A1870

Sampler; Helen Minifie; c. 1862-1865; A1870
Name/Title
Sampler
About this object
Created by Helen Minifie, in Wellington in c. 1862 to 1865 when she was 10 years and 3 months . The last letter has been unpicked, something people used to do to hide their age.
Helen Minifie married William Harton in 1872, and they had at least five children. She died in 1914.

Maker Role
Artist
Date Made
c. 1862-1865
Medium and Materials
textile
Object number
A1870

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1860's
Howick historical Village
sampler
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