Digital Commonwealth

Sampler

Item Information

Title:
Sampler
Description:
Unfinished alphabet sampler; linen ground; silk thread; strawberry and geometric border; two complete upper case alphabets; one complete lower case alphabet; cross stitch, satin stitch and various other stitches in a geometric pattern at the lower border.
Embroiderer:
Sanborn, Helen, 1872
Date:
1995
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
linen (material)
silk (fiber)
samplers (embroidery)
needlework (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
alphabets (symbols)
education
Alphabet
Extent:
17 in. x 16 5/8 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Bequest of Elsie Allen
Accession #:
1995.454
Identifier:
10400