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Alphabet Sampler

1940.812 (RS103838)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, ivory linen ground. Yellow border of connected circles forming a chain. Green lettering. Three complete alphabets; numbers: "1-10"; cross stitch.

Details

Maker
Geer, Emily M. (Embroiderer)
Inscriptions
""Wrought by Emily M.Geer"" (Embroidered)
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
alphabets (symbols)
cross-stitching
education
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
numerals
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
16 7/8 x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.812
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. George Carlos Winslow
GUSN
40729

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