02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Miniature Needlework Sampler,

$2,585$2,200
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Needlework Sampler, "Abigail A Jenney," Plainfield, New Hampshire, c. 1808, three alphabets, trees, and various devices, with upper and lower borders, worked in silk threads on linen ground in shades of green, yellow, and brown, sight size 4 3/4 x 3 3/4, frame 6 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.

Provenance: From a private needlework collection.

N.B. With this item is information regarding the birth of Abigail Jenney in 1799, and her marriage to William Silloway in 1819, in Plainfield, New Hampshire.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Provenance: From a private needlework collection. N. B: With this item is research information regarding the birth of Abigail Jenney in 1799 and her marriage to William Silloway in 1819 in Plainfield, New Hampshire.

Keywords

Plainfield, New Hampshire, Abigail Jenney, William Silloway, Abigail A Jenney