Object Details

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Image courtesy of The Centre County Historical Society, Pennsylvania

Unknown, mirror image, n.d.

Sampler Archive ID: SA002364
Maker: Unknown
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Pennsylvania
Year Made: Unknown
Decade Made: Unsure
Owner: Richard Pencek
Contributor: Centre County Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 10.00 H x 9.00 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: 12.50 H x 11.38 W (inches)
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 3
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series
Text medium: Stitched
Motifs/Symbols: Celestial, Floral and plant, Geometric, Human made object, Heart
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black, Blue, Green, Red, Tan, White, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Straight
Thread Count: Vertical:
Horizontal:

Maker History

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State: Unknown
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Mother: Unknown
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Object History

Previous Owners:
Conservation:
Exhibitions: Title: Unraveling the Threads of History
Host: Centre County Historical Society
Location: Centre Furnace Mansion, State College, Pennsylvania
Date: March 19-September 24, 2017

Literature:

Author(s): Centre County Historical Society
Title: Unraveling the Threads of History
Publication/Publisher: Centre County Historical Society
Date: 2017

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