Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Farber Gravestone Collection
Name:
Rugg, Hannah
Date:
1786
City:
Framingham
State/Province:
Massachusetts
Carver:
Maxcy, Levi or Deane, Cyrus (?)
Ornamental carving:
Winged Face
Stone type:
Slate
Stone height:
40"
Verification:
Probable
Verse:
No
Photo number:
2842
Vol name:
REGION31
File name:
2842d
Memo:
This is a particularly puzzling stone. Compare it to the signed James Clark marker (1786, Medway, MA; "Maxcy's Sculpt.") and to the work of Cyrus Dean and the lettering of Joseph Barber/Barbur. Does the stone represent the work of more than one carver?

Rugg, Hannah