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Pair of memorials in oval repousse brass frames. Square tomb surmounted by an urn which is overhung by a weeping willow tree; four small poplars in left background; at right is a woman's figure with right arm upraised; the left hand supports a large anchor, a symbol of hope; pressed brass frames with glass; pictures are identical except for inscription.
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
On front, in image: 1991.1518.1 ""In memory of/Capt. Edmund Little/Who died 7th Sept. 1785/ aged 69 years."" 1991.1518.2 ""In memory of/Judith Little/Who died 7th Sept. 1785/Aged 69 years."" On the verso of 1991.1518.2 on a typewritten jelly label: ""Judith (Adams) Little Dan./ Matthew and Sarah (Knight)./ B. 2 April, 1716. M. Mar. 1786. D. 7 Sept. 1785, W. Newbury""
Little, Edmund, Capt., d. 1803
Little, Judith, d. 1785
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),
10.5 x 8.5 x 1.188 (HxWxD) (inches)
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Massachusetts (United States)