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Needlework Band Sampler

Auction:
2431
Lot:
875
Sold for:
$356$300

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

Description:

Needlework Band Sampler, probably England, dated 1814, executed in silk threads on a linen ground, the top of the register depicting several flowers, animals, crowns, above rows of alphabets and geometric and floral borders, (toning, fading, small hole u.r.. scattered small light stains, 20 1 /2 x 8 1/2 in.in a later molded wood frame.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Sampler, United Kingdom, Embroidery, Linen, Silk

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