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Alphabet Sampler

1942.1115 (RS103849)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, natural linen ground. Polychromatic. Alphabets from top to middle. Potted flowers, trees, dogs and female figure below. Alphabets: #1 complete, #2 complete; Numbers: 1-4; cross stitch, eyelet hole.

Details

Maker
Valentine, Rachel (Embroiderer)
Inscriptions
""Rachel Valentine Sampler"" (Embroidered)
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
12 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1115
Credit Line
Gift from Francis Newton
GUSN
53276

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