Sydow's Antiques

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Fort Wayne IN 46807

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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

Price $1,375.00 - Stock #15423

Needlwork sampler Mary Marchant---1843

Needlwork sampler Mary Marchant---1843

Needlwork sampler Mary Marchant---1843

Needlwork sampler Mary Marchant---1843