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Needlework Family Register

Auction:
2431
Lot:
864
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Needlework Family Register, "Wrought by Abby Cozzens New Salem Mass Aug 3 1836 Aged 15 years," worked in silk threads on a linen ground with a satin stitched floral border surrounding two columns flanking an unworked area reserved for vital family statistics, 18 x 21 in., in a contemporary molded birds-eye maple frame.
Estimate $600-800

Very good condition, minor fading.

Keywords

Abby Cozzens New Salem Mass, Silk

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