Digital Commonwealth

Alphabet Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Alphabet Sampler
Description:
Alphabet Sampler. Horizontal rectangle, natural linen ground. Most lettering is black, initials are white. Black & white diamond at lower right. Row of white cross stitch between the two complete alphabets; numbers: "1-9"
Embroiderer:
Carroll, Anne Josephine Peabody
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
Silk
Linen
Embroidered
Cross-stitched
Numbers
Education
Alphabet
Extent:
Irregular: 5 in. x 11 1/4 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift from Miss Grace S. Leavitt
Accession #:
1940.252
Identifier:
7584