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Alphabet Sampler

1949.61 (RS103859)

Description

Vertical sampler, natural linen ground. Alphabet sampler with lines divided by rows of cross stitching. Polychromatic. Alphabets: #1 missing "J", "U"; #2 missing "J", "U", double letters(AA,BB); #3 "A-Q" missing "J"; #4 "A-S missing "J"; #5 missing "J", "U"; cross stitch, eyelet hole.

Details

Maker
Hancock, Elizabeth (Embroiderer)
Inscriptions
""Elizabeth Hancock is my name and/with my needle DID T-"" (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
19 1/2 x 8 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.61
Credit Line
Gift from Miss Lillian E. Bassett
GUSN
7651

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