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Mary Waller ~ 1850 ~ wrought by 'Mary Waller Her Work 1850', in embroidered silk on linen with religious verses and motifs of Adam and Eve, girl on donkey, a cow, a griffin, fruit, flower basket and a conch shell, the whole in sawtooth and running vine border.

Sampler by Sally Jackson 1771. Linen plain weave, embroidered with silk in cross, split, French knot and stem stitches. Museum of Fine Arts,...