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sampler
  • United States
  • sampler, circa 1800–1850
  • Where object was made: United States
  • silk thread on linen, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross, stem
  • Object Height/Width: 26.03 x 30.48 cm
    Object Height/Width: 10 1/4 x 12 in
  • Gift of Agnes Emery
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0138
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Sampler (unfinished) with one uppercase and one lowercase alphabet and the numbers one through nine. There is a stylized zigzag border. Colors include cream, greens, pink, and black on tan.