Object Details

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Image courtesy of Rhode Island Historical Society

Unknown, reclining shepherdess, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000028
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: 1750-1759
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1910.1.17
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Embroidered Picture or Scene
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 15 H x 14 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: None
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: None
Enclosures: None
Text types: , Other
Text medium: Stitched
MOTI
Motifs/Symbols: Animals, Birds and insects, Floral and plant, Human figure
Scenes/Pictures:
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Thread: Silk Wool
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Green, Pink, Red, Tan, White, Yellow
Thread Condition:
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Stem, Straight, Tent, Verticle & Horizontal tent & back.
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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