Square linen sampler with light blue, dark blue, and tan two-ply cotton cross stitching. Top two rows have upper case alphabet, third row has numbers 1-18. Fourth row has lower case alphabet, fifth and sixth rows have stylized upper case script. Bottom border of blue diamonds. Matted and framed in gilt and gesso hardwood frame.
Rundlet, Elizabeth Jane, 1813-1839 (Embroiderer)
"Elizabeth Jane Rundlet, Aged 9/O may I, in my youthful days/attend to wisdom's voice/And make its holy, happy ways/My own delightful choices!" (Embroidered)
- Location of origin
- Associated Building
- Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
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needlework (visual works)
- 16 5/8 x 16 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
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- Gift of Ralph May