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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2431
Lot:
869
Sold for:
$948$800

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

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Barbara Rule Her Work Finished July The 25 1769," England wrought in silk threads on a linen ground with alternating rows of alphabets, pious verse, and bands of geometric and flower designs, (toning), 13 1/2 x 12 in., in a contemporary molded maple frame.

Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Barbara Rule, United Kingdom, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk

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