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Natural colored linen. In the central panel the alphabet with numeral 1-4 and the following "Anna Bateman of Chelmsford born November 9th 1796. Wrought the A. D. 1807 AE 11", worked in cross-stitch in pink, pinkish-orange, greenish blue, neutral violet and cream colored silk. Same colors used in...

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Provenance

Gift of William S. Rumrill to MFA, 1933

Credit Line

Gift of William S. Rumrill

American, 1807

Object Place

Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

42 x 31.4 cm (16 9/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.326

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles