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Two Framed Grenfell Hooked Mats

Auction:
2509
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Grenfell Hooked Mats, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, composed of silk and rayon jersey strips, one depicting the island of Newfoundland and partial coastline of Labrador, with various motifs including the North Wind blowing, scattered houses, a spouting whale, and ships, 14 3/4 x 12 1/2; the other round, depicting a puffin in flight, dia. 12 in., in contemporary wood frames.
Estimate $500-700

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Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland, island of Newfoundland, Labrador

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