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Alphabet Sampler

1982.240 (RS103935)

Description

Unfinished. Vertical rectangle, cream colored linen ground. Large scale strawberry and vine border on top and sides. One alphabet at top. Polychromatic. Other stitches: satin stitch. Framed, under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
One complete and correct alphabet.
Material
cotton (textile)
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Alphabet
alphabets (symbols)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Education
education
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Linen
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
20 1/2 x 15 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.240
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50216

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