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Alphabet/Verse Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Alphabet/Verse Sampler
Description:
Alphabet/Verse sampler on natural linen ground. Border is made up of connected circles forming an undulating chain. Alphabets on top half in black, verse in cream, name in green. Alphabets: #1 missing "J", letters repeated (AA, BB, CC...) ; #2 missing "J", letters repeated. Numbers: "1-17".
Embroiderer:
Sargem, Anna
Date:
1922
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
cross-stitching
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Education
Extent:
8 1/2 in. x 8 1/4 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Estate of Miss Josephine McC. Shaw
Accession #:
1922.1063
Identifier:
29784