Object Details

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Unknown, alphabet, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000025
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: 1830-1840
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1840.1.7
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 5 H x 8.75 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: None
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 5
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet
Text medium: Stitched
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Rust, White, Yellow
Thread Condition: Text: Moderate loss
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 20
Horizontal: 22

Maker History

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Birth Name: Unknown
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City: unknown
County: unknown
State: unknown
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