Mary Magdalene Lotspeich
American, about 1832 – 1904
Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky
Sampler, about 1842
Linen, silk thread
25 1/4 × 19 1/2 in. (64.1 × 49.5 cm.)
Given by Mr. and Mrs. Marshall T. (Mary Clay) Bassett and Mr. and Mrs. Richard H.C. (Elizabeth Flanders) Clay, in celebration of the lives of Mr. and Mrs. Frank H. (Sara Belle McPherson) Bassett Jr., Mr. and Mrs. James Clifford (Margaret Collier) Clay, James Clay Bassett, and the heritage they share in Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky  2014.4