Alphabet/verse sampler; vertical rectangle, natural linen ground, polychromatic; simple cross stitch border; two lines of variations of Greek key at the top; various other needlework lines divide the rows of alphabet and verse; two alphabets, one at the top and one at the bottom with the verse inbetween: alphabets missing "J"; cross stitch, satin stitch, star stitch.
Tufts, Martha, 1773- (Embroiderer)
""Martha Tufts is y/name New England is/my nation/Charlst/own is my nativ/e place and Christ is my Salvation.""
- Location of origin
- Charlestown, Massachusetts
- Object type
Charlestown (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
needlework (visual works)
- 15 11/16 x 9 1/16 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
- Related Items
Title sampler Accession number 1982.244 Relationship same maker