Medium: silk embroidery on wool foundation Technique: embroidered in cross, chain, stem, and square stitches on plain weave foundation | 1830

Harriet McEwen

Four alphabets, one with numerals at the top. Verse: "Tis education that conform the mind, and make it rise superior to its kind, wisdom and worth are by instruction given, these lead to virtue, happiness, and heaven. Harriet McEwen, aged 9 years 183...
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