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Pattern for needlework, lace or embroidery. Drawn with ink on recto of a sheet of parchment bearing on the verso the text of a deed made by Stephen Dudley of Exeter to "John Procter of Boston in the County of Suffolk in New England, Scrivener," written in Boston and dated March 23, 1719/20....

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John P. Remensnyder

Deed of Sale to John Proctor

Probably New England (possibly Boston, Massachus, about 1720

Object Place

Possibly Boston, Probably New England


46.3 x 22.5 cm (18 1/4 x 8 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Ink on parchment


Textiles and Fashion Arts