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Object Name Sampler
Artist Elizabeth Chadbourne
Date 1831
Description Cross stitch sampler worked in blue, cream, gold, coral, green, black, yellow and white thread; consists of one uc script alphabet without “I”, one uc full alphabet, numerals to 10, one lc full alphabet, one uc full alphabet, name, age 11(?) 1831; VERSE: Jesus permit thy gracious name to stand/As the first efforts of an infants hand/And while her fingers over this canvas move/Engage her tender heart to seek thy love/ With thy dear children let share a part/And write thy name thyself upon the heart
Accession Number 1975.2530