Digital Commonwealth

Alphabet Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Alphabet Sampler
Description:
Alphabet sampler, rectangular; ivory linen ground, silk thread; polychrome; two complete alphabets; numbers "1-10"; cross stitch, star stitch.
Embroiderer:
Perry, Lydia
Date:
1805
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:
alphabets (symbols)
education
numerals
Linen
Silk
Embroidered
Cross-stitched
Alphabet
Education
Numbers
Extent:
6 in. x 8 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift from Mrs. A.P. Glines
Accession #:
1936.995
Identifier:
38859