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Alphabet Sampler

1931.1046 (RS103793)

Description

Alphabet sampler on natural linen ground. Polychromatic threads. Geometric cross stitching for border at top, small alphabet for border at bottom. Alphabets: #1 missing "J", some letters repeated; #2 missing "V"; #3 missing "J", "V"; #4 complete. Numbers: "1-16". Stitches used: cross stitch and eyelet hole stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Hermoine W" (Embroidered)
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
8 x 10 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1046
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Robert T. Jackson
GUSN
7368

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