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The Norley Sampler; 1836; A776

The Norley Sampler, 1836, A776
Name/Title
The Norley Sampler
About this object
Sampler made by Jane Garrett Norley, aged 11, 4 September 1836. Embroidered inscription reads, "How precious is the book divine by inspiration given! Bright as a lamp its doctrines shine to guide our souls to heaven. This lamp, through all the tedious light of life, shall guide our way, till we behold the clearer light of eternal day".
Date Made
1836
Medium and Materials
Textile, linen
Object Type
Embroidery
Object number
A776

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1836
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house
needlework
sampler
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