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Alphabet Sampler

1982.241 (RS103936)

Description

Alphabet sampler on natural linen ground, polychromatic threads. Alphabets: #1 missing "J"; #2 "A-L" followed by a partial "M". Alphabets separated by lines of cross stitch. Stitches used: cross stitch and eyelet stitch. Plain wood frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
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
6 3/8 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.241
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50217

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