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Alphabet Sampler

1940.252 (RS103836)

Description

Alphabet Sampler. Horizontal rectangle, natural linen ground. Most lettering is black, initials are white. Black & white diamond at lower right. Row of white cross stitch between the two complete alphabets; numbers: "1-9"

Details

Maker
Carroll, Anne Josephine Peabody (Embroiderer)
Inscriptions
""AC"" (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
5 x 11 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.252
Credit Line
Gift from Miss Grace S. Leavitt
GUSN
7584

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