Object Details

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Unknown, wool alphabets, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000076
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Unknown
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: Unsure
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1982.9.1
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Tall rectangle
Object Dimensions: 12 H x 5.5 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 9
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet
Text medium: Stitched
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Loss:
Thread: Wool
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Green, Orange, Pink, Red, Tan, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Considerable loss
Text: Considerable loss
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Half cross, , half cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 21
Horizontal: 20

Maker History

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