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Alphabet Sampler

1932.843 (RS103805)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, natural linen ground. Name at bottom. Polychromatic. Rows separated by lines of cross stitching. Alphabets: #1 missing "I","J","K","Y","Z"; #2 missing "J","U"; Numbers: "1-10"

Details

Maker
Dana, Martha Remington, 1784- (Embroiderer)
Date
1790-1795
Inscriptions
""Martha Remington Dana/Dana"" (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 3/4 x 5 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.843
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Rosamond W. Wild
GUSN
35029

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