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Wool Needlework Reticule and Pincushion

Auction:
2468
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Wool Needlework Reticule and Pincushion, America, 1832 and 1806, the reticule lined and edged with silk, stitched "Anna Whitmore 1832," the pincushion with initials "EK" dated "1806," (losses), dia. 7, 2 in.

Provenance: Reticule purchased from Jan Whitlock.
Estimate $400-600

Losses on both scattered stitch losses on reticule some fraying to silk, pincushion with a couple 1/2 in. dia. losses.

Keywords

Reticule, Jan Whitlock, Pincushion, Silk

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