Object Details

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Unknown, three alphabets, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000063
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: Unsure
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1977.64.2
Object Credit: Gift of Anna L. Scott, 1977-12-05
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 10.2 H x 8 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 2
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 10
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Personal initials
Text medium: Stitched
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black, Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Pink, Purple, Tan, White
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 23
Horizontal: 22

Maker History

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Birth Name: Unknown
Birthdate:
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: unknown
State: unknown
Death Date:
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Religion:
Parents: Mother: Birth: Death:
Father: Birth: Death:
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Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Anna L. Scott, 1977
Relation to maker: Unknown

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