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Fitch Hall coat of arms

FITCH - HALL
Coat of Arms
Boston, MA c. 1770

This needlework coat of arms was most likely worked by one of the daughters of Governor Thomas Fitch of Connecticut and his wife Hannah Hall, at the Misses Cuming school in Boston c.1770. It was discovered by Captain Nicholas Johnson, of Newburyport, in the captain's cabin of a deserted ship off the coast of New England c. 1773 and descended to his great-grand daughter Margaret W. Cushing.

Silk, metallic thread, and beads on black silk; 19 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches square sight.

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