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Gift of Mrs. Myron Goldsmith in memory of Katherine Simon
The Sentiment of Samplers:17th-19th Century, Legion of Honor, 1985-6
English-American Samplers, de Young Museum, 1995
Vine border with small buds. Various flowers, trees, potted plants and geometric designs outside an octagon. The octagon contains three separate quotes; Lord's Prayer, an excerpt from the Bible (the third chapter of John, third verse) and "Honour Thy Father and Thy Mother/that thy Days may be long in the/:and which the Lord thy/God giveth thee." Below the octagon, inscribed: Mary Loyd her work..finished on the 3rd of April (no year).