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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2255
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$999$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2255
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Mary Hickinbotham 1821," America or England, worked in silk threads on a woven wool ground, with alphabet panels over geometric flowers and a verse above examples of trees, crowns, and a basket of flowers enclosed by a flowering vine, (scattered background losses), 13 x 12 3/8, framed.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

United Kingdom, Mary Hickinbotham, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk

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