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Mourning picture: pall frames pillard church flanked by 2 small urns and willow trees; floral border 3 sides; portrays Providence Congregational Church with eulogy to her mother: "Abby bishop 1796. My mother departed this life March 24th 1796./ Then art thou gone my tender Parent dear / And...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

American (Providence, Rhode Island), 1796

Object Place

Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Dimensions

55.5 x 49.6 x 3.6 cm (21 7/8 x 19 1/2 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.259

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave embroidered with silk yarns and wood frame with glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles