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Alphabet/Verse Sampler

1941.734 (RS103846)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, natural linen ground, silk thread; polychromatic. Name and verse at bottom in dark green thread. Alphabets: #1 missing "J", "U",#2 missing "J", "U", #3 missing "J", "U"; Numbers: "1-12"

Details

Maker
Frye, Patty, 1772- (Embroiderer)
Date
1783
Inscriptions
""Patty Frye Is My Nam/1783/Aged 11/This work In Hand/My Friends May have."" (Embroidered)
Material
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Alphabet
alphabets (symbols)
Cross-stitched
cross-stitching
Education
education
Embroidered
embroidering
Linen
linen (material)
needlework (visual works)
Numbers
numerals
Sampler
samplers (embroidery)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
10 3/4 x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.734
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. William F. (Ada C. Hopson
GUSN
52375

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