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Makers / Maker's Age: Landing, Isabella (age 11)
Date Made: 1853
Origin: Georgetown, MD US
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Embroidery Thread: Silk
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: w x h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Great God whose universal sway / The known and unknown world obey / Now give the Kingdom to thy son / Extend his power exalt his throne / Thy scripture well becomes his hand / All heaven submits to his commands / His justice shall avenge the poor / And pride and rage prevail no more / Isabella F. Landing was born / August 6th, 1842 Finished / this sampler at the age of eleven //
Predominant Motif: Floral border all four sides.
History of Owner: Inherited.
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No