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Patriotic Hooked Wool Runner

Auction:
2509
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$770$650

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

Description:

Patriotic Hooked Wool Runner, early 20th century, the runner with thirteen panels bordered in green depicting figures, animals, and scenes, many of them patriotic symbols and events including the Liberty Bell, eagle, "Spirit of '76" figures, Paul Revere's ride, and Indians and Pilgrims, also depicting ships, a locomotive and train, cows, a horse and barn, a steamboat, a woman at a spinning wheel, and a family crest, (four reinforced repairs), 11 ft. x 28 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Two reinforcement repairs on edges with burlap, and two on the body.

Keywords

Patriotic Hooked Wool Runner, runner, Spirit, Spirit of '76, Paul Revere, Reinforcement, Revere

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