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A sampler stitched in silk on wool in England by Hannah Smith, dated 1810, includes a representation of Adam and Eve and the serpent (a symbol of temptation and Satan) and the quotation: 'What is the World or all things / here Tis but a bitter Sweet / when I attempt a Rose to pluck / A pricking Thorn I meet'. (Victoria & Albert Museum)

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Parents Love

Parents Love is the title of this cross stitch pattern from Samplers Notforgotten that is stitched with Gloriana Silks

Extremely rare trio of multiple folk art samplers by one schoolgirl--one standard sized, two miniature.

Extremely rare trio of multiple folk art samplers by one schoolgirl--one standard sized, two miniature. From the collection of Peter Cifelli.

This is a reproduction of a sampler which Charlotte Bronte worked when she was six years old. The reproduction is authorized by the Bronte Society, and the original may be seen at the Bronte Parsonage Museum, Haworth, England.

Maria Branwell completed her sampler April She was 8 years old. Her sampler was a simple one, comprised of an alphabet, biblical .

The Chase / The Mary Starkey Sampler Kit ~ Joanne Harvey ~ the Examplarery

The Chase / The Mary Starkey Sampler Kit ~ Joanne Harvey ~ the Examplarery I made this. Took me about 12 years to finish it!

Sampler                                                                                 Date:                                      1818                                                       Culture:                                      Austrian                                                       Medium:                                      Linen, silk and metal thread on linen

♒ Enchanting Embroidery ♒ Sampler, Austrian, linen, silk and metal thread on linen, 1818

Four cross borders; one containing verse; two showing floral patterns and squirrels; the inscription "Sarah Cook, her sampler 1744" surrounded by angular floral border with stags in the corners. Silk embroidery on wool.

Four cross borders; one containing verse; two showing floral patterns and squirrels; the inscription "Sarah Cook, her sampler surrounded by angular floral border with stags in the corners. Silk embroidery on wool.

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