Object Details

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Unknown, six alphabets, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000043
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1957.9.1
Object Credit: Gift of Donald Babcock, 1957
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 8.25 H x 17 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 6
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series
Text medium: Stitched
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Brown, Green, Pink, Purple, Tan, White
Thread Condition:
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet
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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Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Donald Babcock, 1957
Relation to maker: Unknown

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