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Embroidered with cross stitches; border on all four sides of minute strawberry vine, ground divided into 3 horizontal bands, in upper one: "The Lord is about my path and about my bed and spreft out all my ways", in center band stylized trees, paired birds, strawberries, dogs, and plants in urns,...

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Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore and Miss Mary Magoun Brown to MFA, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward C. Moore, and Miss Mary Magoun Brown, in memory of their mother, Mrs. John Crosby Brown

1843

Object Place

Britain

Dimensions

34 x 33.6 cm (13 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.4015

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles