Religious sampler

Object number

LDVAL 2160

Physical description

Sampler containing religious text surrounded by images from nature. Has a vine border, posys of flowers, a vase of flowes, bowls of fruit and stars.

Condition

Fair

Type

Sampler

Size

Whole length: 340mm
Whole width: 450mm

Collection type

Fine Art

Inscription

Inscription Embriodered On front: RELIGION / Tis religion that can give, / Sweetest pleasure while we live, / After death its joys will be, / Lasting as Eternity. / May I then make God my friend, / And on all His ways attend. / Sarah Stone Aurther 1843 Mr Ford's School

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Gallery

Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeSampler
Collection typeFine Art