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Makers / Maker's Age: Ford, Eliza
Date Made: 1823
Origin: Crownhill Village, Devon, UK
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Stitches: Petit Point
Embroidery Thread: Linen
Foundation Cloth: Linen
Dimensions: 12"w x 7" h
Owner: Private collector
Inscriptions: Moral If good we plant not, vice will fill the place / And rankest weeds the richest soils deface. Culture / ELIZA . FORD . CROWN- / HILL-VILLAGE . DEVON . May 21, 1823 //
Predominant Motif: 1 alphabet: uppercase cursive missing the J. Arrows on both sides. Large rose at top center. Floral and vine border all 4 sides.
History of Owner: Inherited
Published in american samplers by bolton & COE, 1921No