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Object Name Sampler
Artist Eliza Ann Cummings
Date 1811
Description Framed cross stitch sampler embroidered around the edges with pink, blue and yellow flowers, green leaves and stems, lettters set apart in a square bordered with pink and black thread; one row full alphabet in upper case script without “I”; one upper case alphabet to “T”; one upper case full alphabet; one lower case full alphabet; numerals 1-0. VERSE: May I Govern My Passions with absolute sway/And grow wiser and better as life wears away.
Accession Number 1973.17