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Object Name Sampler
Artist Lydia Chadbourn
Date 1824
Place of Origin Possibly Berwick, ME
Description Cross stitch sampler on woven linen worked in cream, yellow, blue, green, and shades of pink; one row uc alphabet complete with numerals to “6”; one uc alphabet script without “I” plus numerals to “7”; one uc alphabet; one lc alphabet with numerals to 11; border done in flat stitch triangular pattern; VERSE: I know then this truth enough for man to know/Virtue alone is happiness below
Accession Number 1975.2531