An antique, British 19th century sampler by schoolgirl Phillis Saunders. The top reads: During the Time of Life allotted me Grant me good/ God my Health and Liberty I beg no more it more/ Thou pleas'd to give I'll thankfully the Over plus receive. The bottom reads: Phillis Saunders her work aged six years May 24/ 1816. The center with Adam and Eve surrounded by animals, flowerpots and angels, the whole with a flowering vine border.
Width 13.25 Depth 0.5 Height 17.5 in.