R/BA (for Benjamin and Abigail Russell)
"IA" within an oval
About 1715, the original patrons were Benjamin and Abigail (Howland) Russell; to their daughter Hannah, b. 1721 and married to William Ricketson III; descended in the family. 1936, gift of Mrs. Ellery Stedman to the MFA.
Gift of Mrs. Ellery Stedman