Sampler (embroidery)

Object number
85.4
Creator
Anthony, Elizabeth
Date
circa 1785
Description
Sampler has a blue house in the center and a bird closer to the top. "Pure delight doth me invite heavenward to run that/what I may know before my life be done". Elizabeth Anthony stitched her signature on object, also "Aged 12."
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Catherine Barber
Object Type
samplers (embroidery)
Related People & Organizations
Anthony, Elizabeth (associated)