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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2282
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler, wrought by "Margaret Anne Swingler, May 11th 1863," the sampler stitched with silk threads on a linen ground, with several rows of alphabets divided by geometric borders over stitched lettering of the maker's name and date completed, (toning, fading, stains), 22 x 12 in., framed.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Embroidery, Linen, Sampler

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