02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
676

Johnson Family Needlework Register,

$441$375
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Johnson Family Needlework Register, Vassalboro, Massachusetts (now Maine), c. 1820, "Holman son of Lewis and Mary Johnson was born in Stoughton Massachusetts March 21 AD 1775 and was married Sept. 12 1799 to Anna Daughter of Jonas and Martha Priest who was born in Vassalboro Mass Nov 12 AD 1780," with a listing of their nine children, wrought by ...A., the rest unfinished, with a leafy branch in the center and a solidly stitched flowering border, worked in shades of blue, green, and pink, (toning, fading, minor staining at the margins), 26 x 22 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Vassalboro Mass Nov, Jonas, Johnson Family Needlework Register, Vassalboro, Anna Daughter, Lewis Johnson, Martha Priest, Maine, Mary Johnson, Massachusetts