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Alphabet Sampler

1973.133 (RS103914)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, ivory linen ground. All lettering is green. Pale green and cream cross stitched borders separate alphabets. Three complete alphabets; numbers: "1-9,0".

Details

Maker
Woodward, Annie Elizabeth, 1843- (Embroiderer)
Date
1852
Inscriptions
""Annie Elizabeth/Woodward Ae 9"" ""march"" ""1852""
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
10 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1973.133
Credit Line
Gift from Miss Mabelle A. Smith
GUSN
48818

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