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Sampler

1963.61 (RS103895)

Description

Sampler with trees, birds and large scale flowers inside a floral border. Inscription at top flanked by two angels.

Details

Maker
Haigh, Fanny, 1826- (Maker)
Date
1838
Inscriptions
"May a branch of Jesus be/And grow into a fruitful tree/On some good ground o let me stand/And often feel the pruning hand/Fanny Haigh. Work/aged 12 1838"" (Green thread)
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
20 x 21 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.61
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ann V. Cameron
GUSN
46740

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