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Small memorial embroidery

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Small memorial embroidery worked with dark brown, yellowish brown, dark bluish green, gray and white silks in cross stitch on white wool ground, central large memorial plaque with inscription, "Thomas Lovell died Feb. 12, 1822", under design: "my years were only seven", edged with pink taffeta...

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Credit Line

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

English, about 1827

Object Place

England

Dimensions

18.2 x 17 cm (7 3/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.4065

Medium or Technique

Wool, Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles