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Alphabet Sampler

1918.1332 (RS103742)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Square, cream colored linen ground. Unfinished. Large scale strawberry vine border. Two rows of alphabet, four rows of decorative geometric needlework. Polychromatic. Alphabets: #1-complete. Other sstitches: satin stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Alphabets: #1-complete Other stitches: satin stitch.
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
17 1/2 x 16 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1332
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. C. H. St. John
GUSN
28450

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