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Honour the Queen... sampler
  • England, United Kingdom
  • Honour the Queen... sampler, after 1841
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • silk thread on wool, embroidering
  • Paper Type: cross, stem
  • Object Height/Width: 14.6 x 10.48 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 3/4 x 4 1/8 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0967

Sampler with two upper case alphabets, numerals zero through nine and a lowercase alphabet. Below is an inscription, flowers, and geometric forms. There is a border suggestive of chain around all four edges. Colors include black, blues, brown, cream, greens, pinks, and purples on cream