Needlework Family Register
Needlework Family Register, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1810, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, depicting the vital statistics of Jonathan Cathcart (b. 1765), his wife Peggy Gaul (b. 1772), and their seven children, surrounded by a diamond-pattern stitched border, (fading, stains), 18 x 17 1/2 in., in a period molded mahogany frame.
The edges have been glued onto a piece of cardboard.