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Alphabet Sampler

1936.995 (RS103824)

Description

Alphabet sampler, rectangular; ivory linen ground, silk thread; polychrome; two complete alphabets; numbers "1-10"; cross stitch, star stitch.

Details

Maker
Perry, Lydia (Embroiderer)
Date
1805
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Alphabet
alphabets (symbols)
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Education
education
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Numbers
numerals
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
6 x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.995
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. A.P. Glines
GUSN
38859

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