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Sampler

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Scottish, Linlithgow
Medium:
Silk on wool
Dimensions:
H. 17 3/8 x W. 12 3/8 inches (44.1 x 31.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
From the Collection of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper, Bequest of Mabel Herbert Harper, 1957
Accession Number:
57.122.391
Not on view
Signature: Janet Wilson J Pye J Hunt

Inscription: The Lord is only my support/ And he that doth me feed/ How can I then want any thing/ Whereof I stand in need; (around thistle) arms/of/Scot/land/; (around tree) lin/lith/goes/arms; initials.
Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper , New York (until d. 1957; bequeathed to MMA)
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