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Description

Rectangular form. Needlework design: 3 rows of blue script uppercase letters, at end of row signed "Bridget Walker". "G.W." in purple at lower left under diamond border pattern.

Details

Maker
Walker, Bridget, b. 1783 (Embroiderer)
Date
1785-1795
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
linen (material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Art
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Alphabet
alphabets (symbols)
Education
education
Linen
needlework (visual works)
Possibly linen (material)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
6.5 x 12.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1395
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26128

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