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Sampler with verse "Jesus permit thy gracious name..." and floral border; worked in cross stitch and inscribed "Mary Ann King/1837."

Provenance

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

English, 1837

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 51.8 x 2.2 cm (18 1/8 x 20 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.416

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles