Object Details

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Maria Barrows, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000070
Maker: Maria Barrows
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Year Made: 1818
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1982.14.3A
Object Credit: Anonymous Gift
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Embroidered Picture or Scene
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 13.5 H x 17 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: None
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: None
Enclosures: None
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Motifs/Symbols: Architectural, Floral and plant, Human figure
Scenes/Pictures: Allegorical or symbolic, Landscape
Ground: Silk
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Thread: Silk chenille
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Pink, Tan, White, Yellow
Thread Condition:
Other Materials: Paint, Ink
Stitch Types: Knotted, Long and short, Satin, Stem, Straight, couched
Thread Count: Vertical:
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Maker History

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County: unknown
State: unknown
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