Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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untitled alphabet sampler
  • Martha Mynott
    active: United States
  • untitled alphabet sampler, 1844
  • Where object was made: United States
  • needlepoint, wool
  • Paper Type: cross
  • Object Height/Width: 34.92 x 33.65 cm
    Object Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 13 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Docking Scranathan
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0084
Label Text

Sampler with a lower case alphabet along the top above a geometric band. A large band of stylized flowers is in the center with four lines of inscription above and below. At the bottom is another line of inscription with a band of geometric floral pattern above it. There is a geometric floral pattern on all our edges.