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Alphabet Sampler

1930.1339 (RS103788)

Description

Alphabet Sampler on green linen ground. Polychromatic; silk thread. Cross stitch border at top and bottom. Alphabets: #1 complete plus an extra "A" & "B" #2 missing J&U, plus an extra "R"; cross stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
""Rachel Annable Aged 10"" (Embroidered)
Location of origin
North Shore
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
7 1/8 x 8 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1339
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Arthur W. Dow
GUSN
33666

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