Alphabet Sampler

Collection Type

  • Textiles

GUSN

GUSN-53276

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

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

""Rachel Valentine Sampler"" (Embroidered)

Additional Identification Number

A221

Maker

Valentine, Rachel (Embroiderer)

Dimensions

12 x 9 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Francis Newton

Accession Number

1942.1115