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Gregg family genealogy within arbor surrounded by rose vine; worked in satin, stem, knot, and cross stitches and inscribed below, "wrought by Margaret C. Gregg, aged 14 years."


Purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Berger; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Berger in memory of Susan Jeannette Westfall

American, 1825–26

Object Place

United States


Overall: 50.2 x 47.9 x 3.2 cm (19 3/4 x 18 7/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts