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Charles II English Needlework Band Sampler

Auction:
2332
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Charles II English Needlework Band Sampler, c. 1667, on narrow vertical muslin ground, stitched in silk and cotton with multicolored foliate and acorn bands, two with flowers accented with raised needle lace and French knots, with whitework bands accented with cutwork, ending in alphabet band and date 1667, framed, sight size 29 1/2 x 8 5/8 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Sampler, Cutwork, Embroidery, Fashion, Lace, Needlework

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