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Small Framed Hairwork Memorial

Auction:
2509
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$444$375

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

Description:

Small Framed Hairwork Memorial, c. 1840, hairwork mourning picture depicting an urn-topped monument inscribed "Anne Probert DIED December 13th 1840," under a weeping willow, the monument accented with glass beads and silver foil details, (loose segments), sight size 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in., in original bird's-eye maple and pine frame.
Estimate $200-400

a few strands of hair and a few glass beeds are loose.

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Small Framed Hairwork Memorial, Bead, Beadwork, Willow

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