Overall: 12 1/4 x 18 1/8 in. ( 31.1 x 46 cm )
Horizontal rectangular linen picture embroidered with various colors of wool thread; image of house in center with verse stitched around, designs surround verse; cross stitched.
Gift of Hevlyn Dirck Benson
embroidered: bottom left in yellow floss: "OCT. 1911 / A.E.BENSON"
embroidered: "Where the Roses/Blooom so Sweet/I Have a little/Cottage Philis/and/Something good to Eat
Anne Eliza Close Benson (b. 1845); to her son Hevlyn Dirck Benson, the donor.
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