A fine school girl needlework sampler by Mary Ann Marchant--1843.. Framed in an old wood frame with gilt slip and glass. Mounted to conservator standards on acid free card with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in cross stitch throughout. Meandering strawberry border. Colors predominantly greens, cream, blue, dark brown, navy blue and light brown. Alphabets A-Z in upper case and lower case and numbers 1-10. Inscription reads 'JESUS My Saviour All Devine Behold A Worm>And One Of Thine Borne UP By Hope I Look>On The Who Dyed To Save A Wretch>Like Me'. Signed and dated 'Mary Ann Marchant Age 6 Years 1843'. A good set of motifs, including potted flowering plants, birds and fruit trees. Overall 22 x 17.5 If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me. I will help arrange shipping for you; my experience with large or small has been excellent. I do offer an easy layaway program. Usually just 20% down with the remaining term somewhat negotiable---I try to be very flexible on this. Just email to discuss layaway terms. I guarantee everything I sell to be authentic - no exceptions. I have been in business over 30 years and my reputation is without flaw. Contact me for further information about our online catalog which has photos of all of our current inventory. We normally have additional photos in our catalog. Thanks for looking!
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