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Book of samplers and sewing examples

Cover missing. Title page sampler reads "An offering from Newfield School, Antigua, to Mr. Powell. 1839. The Lord bless thee and keep thee. Numbers VI: 24. Sarah Gillbert." There are 13 pages mounted with sewing examples and one more page, the sample of which is missing. Opposite these are the...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Frank C. Doble


Object Place

Newfield, Antigua and Barbuda

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Textiles and Fashion Arts


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