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Alphabet/Verse Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Alphabet/Verse Sampler
Description:
Unfinished alphabet/verse sampler on ivory linen ground. Monochromatic threads. Border of two rows of cross-stitch. Alphabets: #1 complete, (AA,BB,CC...) double letters; #2 missing "J"; #3 missing "J"; #4 "A-U", missing "J". Numbers: "1-8". Stitches used: eyelet hole stitch and cross stitch.
Date:
1923
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:
13 1/2 in. x 11 1/8 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift from Miss Eleanor L. May
Accession #:
1923.232
Identifier:
29849