Hawaiian Verse Sampler
Square sampler worked in cross-stitch in red, green and purple silk on a bast fiber ground with two Hawaiian alphabets and an inscription.
[name unknown], Hannah (Embroiderer)
""Aole au e noho/ E hele ana au/ Ke aue ini/ Ha mea naauao"" ""Hannah*Kula*Hui*Wai"" ""1844"" (Hawaiian verse; maker's name and date)
- Location of origin
- Wailuku, HawaII
- Associated Building
- Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
needlework (visual works)
- 8 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler