Alphabet Sampler

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1828

GUSN

GUSN-46963

Description

Alphabet Sampler on green linen ground with yellow thread. Undulating wave border. Alphabets: #1 complete; #2 complete; #3 "A-M"; #4 complete +"M,A,P,R"; #5 missing "J". Numbers: "1-27".

Details

Descriptive Terms

samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Sampler

Inscription

""Mary Ann P. Rogers July 1828"" (Embroidered)

Maker

Rogers, Mary Ann P. (Embroiderer)

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 12 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Mr. Maxim Karolik

Accession Number

1964.168