Digital Commonwealth

Alphabet Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Alphabet Sampler
Description:
Alphabet Sampler. Vertical rectangle, ivory linen ground. Yellow border of connected circles forming a chain. Green lettering. Three complete alphabets; numbers: "1-10"; cross stitch.
Embroiderer:
Geer, Emily M.
Date:
1940
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
Extent:
16 7/8 in. x 14 1/2 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Mr. George Carlos Winslow
Accession #:
1940.812
Identifier:
40729