Highly detailed Sampler dated 1801

Price: £495
Stock No. 5171/k

A beautifully worked and highly detailed SAMPLER by Hannah Noble and dated 1801. Worked entirely in tiny cross stitch the subject relates to the first day of the three days of Easter that start with Maundy Thursday when it was customary for a mass to include the Lord’s Prayer; the Apostles Creed and the Grace. The Ten Commandments are also included in this sample, whilst the entire tex is enclosed by a free hand border of white and red heart-shaped flowers.  50 x 41cms including the frame.