SAM-06021

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SAM-06021

Estimated Date Stitched:
1909

Estimated Age of Stitcher:
15

School and/or Teacher:
1. Middelburg 2. Linnen

Name of Stitcher:
Suzanna Maria Beckers

Type of Sampler:
alphabet

Size of Sampler:
Width: 70cm
Height: 50cm

Description:

Condition: Excellent

Description of condition:

Fabric Type:
Linen

Approximate thread count:
36

Embroidery thread type:
cotton

Number of letters: Number of Alphabets: 20

Case:

Description of alphabets:

Number of sets of numerals: Number of sets of numerals: 10

Description of numerals:

Borders: other*
*Corners 2x lower right double ring, stylized flower, lower left serpentine motif and saddle

Motifs: plants, animals, buildings, crown, family record

Type of stitches: Cross

Name or initials on sampler: Suzanna Maria Beckers

Verse or Inscription:

Owner / Donor Story:

Owner’s mother attended a school for orphans to teach girls a usable craft that they could make a livelihood.

Other Information:

Photographs

No. of photographs: Number of photographs: 3

Description of photographs:

Reference numbers: (Museum, archive or other references associated with sampler)

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