Object Details

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Elizabeth Weeden Bartlett, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA000083
Maker: Elizabeth Weeden Bartlett
Maker Birthplace: Rhode Island
Maker Age: 13-15 years
Place Made: Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
School/Teacher:Mary Balch School
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: 1810-1819
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1991.39.1
Object Credit: Gift of Dr. Samuel Burgess, 1991
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Memorial or Mourning Picture
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Wide rectangle
Object Dimensions: 16 H x 21.5 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: None
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: None
Enclosures: None
Text types: Personal name, Date, Maker signature, Memorial, memorium
Text medium: Printed
   Sacred to the memory
           of 
    Mr. CHARLES WEEDEN,
who departed this life August
        20th, 1816
      aged 47 Years.
         Wrought by
Elizabeth Weeden Bartlett 
Motifs/Symbols: Animals, Architectural, Floral and plant, Human figure, Human made object
Scenes/Pictures: Landscape, Mourning or memorial
Ground: Silk
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk chenille
Thread Colors Front: Black, Brown, Green, Rust, Tan, White
Thread Condition:
Other Materials: Paint, Ink
Stitch Types: Long and short, Satin, Stem, Straight, couched
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object, Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950
Birthdate:
tombstone
Birth Location:
City: unknown
County: unknown
State parents married in Rhode Island
Death Date:
tombstone
Death Location:
cemetery records
Religion:
Parents:
Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916
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tombstone
tombstone
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tombstone
Marriages:
Children:

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Dr. Samuel Burgess, 1991
Relation to maker: Unknown

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