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Object Name Sampler
Artist Lucy Maria Wiggin
Date 1822
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Description Needlework sampler executed on green material in white and green thread; six lines of alphabetical verse and scene with house in lower section; VERSE: How Blest the maid whom circling years improve/Her God the only ojbect of her love/Whose hours successive as they glide/The book the needle and the pen divide;
Gilded with label:: John Trundy/ Oil & Burnish/Gilder .
Accession Number 1974.867