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Alphabet Sampler

1918.1271 (RS103740)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, natural linen ground. Floral border at bottom, saw tooth satin stitch border at top. Alphabets:#1-"A-Y"; #2-"A-W"; #3-missing "J"; cross stitch, satin stitch.

Details

Maker
Hoit, Martha (Embroiderer)
Inscriptions
""Martha Hoit Aged 16 years/Stratham Septemb"" (Embroidered)
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
10 x 9 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1271
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
28406

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