Antique Sampler, 1836, by Sarah Moores

Dimensions (excluding frame and slip):

16ins high by 20.25ins wide




USD$ 1025

GBP£ 700

Sorted: FRESH


Period: William IV, dated 1836


1836 Sampler by Sarah Moores. Framed in a modern gold coloured wood frame with glass. Fixed to wood, with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering floral border. Colours greens, cream, pale blue, black, gold and browns. Verse reads, 'Let gratitude in acts of goodness flow;>Our love is God, in love to man below.>Be this our joy to calm the troubled breast; Support the weak and succour the distrest;>Direct the wand'rer. dry the widow's tear.>The orphan guard, the sinking spirits cheer,>The small our pow'r to act, tho'mean our skill,>God sees the heart, he judges by the will.'. Signed and dated, 'Sarah Moores work done in the 10 Year of her age 1836'. A good set of motifs, including deer, flowers, potted flowering plants, fruit baskets, fir trees, crowns, stags and peacocks

Condition Summary:

Good. Any fading, hole, stain, defect or stitch loss that may be present, is minor and not detracting.

Shipping notes:

Price USD$ - Item dispatched to the USA, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-3 working days. Import taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.

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