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Alphabet Sampler

1981.9 (RS103931)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Horizontal rectangle. Cream linen ground. Grid pattern made by columns of brown stitching intersecting rows of stitching in various colors. Alphabets: #1 complete #2 complete Numbers: "1-9, 0"

Details

Maker
Wilson, Anna W., 1836- (Embroiderer)
Date
1848
Inscriptions
""1848/Wrought by Anna/W. Wilson. age 12""
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
silk (textile)
Dimensions
6 3/8 x 9 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.9
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
49936

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