CreatorPhillips, Ann Martha
DateApril 27 1818
Wide floral border, two alphabet sequences, one number sequence. Verse reads, "Give me O Lord my early grace nor let my soul complain that the young morning of my days has all be spent in vain." Made by Ann Martha Phillips, aged 8. There were Phillips girls at Balch School in Providence at this time. (ref - Gee Krueger, "New England Samplers To 1840 (Old Sturbridge Village) p. 24.
Object Typesamplers (embroidery)
SubjectsMary Balch's School (Providence, RI)
Related People & OrganizationsPhillips, Anna Martha (associated)