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Sampler

1993.496 (RS103949)

Description

Alphabet and number sampler on natural linen ground. Worked with silk thread. One complete alphabet, letters A-W, and numbers 1-6. Cross stitch, Gobelin, loose satin stitch, and buttonhole stitch.

Details

Maker
Page, Louisa (Embroiderer)
Date
1835
Inscriptions
"Louisa Page 1835" (Gobelin stitch)
Material
linen (material)
silk (fiber)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
education
letters (signs)
linen (material)
numbers
Sampler
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
9 3/4 x 8 7/16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.496
Credit Line
Bequest of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
241914

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