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Alphabet Sampler

1954.M32 (RS103868)

Description

Alphabet sampler on green linen ground. Grape vine border. Alphabets: #1 "A-W", missing "J"; #2 complete; #3 complete. Numbers:"1-7".

Details

Maker
Thatcher, Mary, 1816- (Embroiderer)
Date
ca. 1830
Inscriptions
""Mary Fletcher/Aged 14, June 13"" (Embroidered)
Associated Building
Used At Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cross-stitching
Education
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
12 7/8 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1954.M32
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
45592

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