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The name of the maker appears in the middle of lower part "Harriet Thresher Aged 12 years. 1808", worked in cross stitch with light bown silk, framed with dark green. On the right a shepherd with his dog, on the left a bird on a fence near a gate. Above framed by a wave or fret pattern worked...

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Provenance

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Taylor to MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler

British, 1808

Object Place

Great Britain

Dimensions

35 x 33 cm (13 3/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

32.321

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles