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Natural colored, loosely woven coarse linen ground. Between bands of geometric ornament embroidered with terracotta, pink, yellow, light and dark green silk in cross stitch and a coarse vertical satin stitch, is an alphabet in capital letters. Below this, another band in cream and light blue,...

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Provenance

Bequest of Elizabeth Amis Cameron Blanchard to MFA, 1957

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth Amis Cameron Blanchard

about 1776

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

26.2 x 20 cm (10 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.212

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles