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Needlework Family Register Sampler

Auction:
2468
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Needlework Family Register Sampler, "Wrought by Sally Baker in the Fifteenth Year of her age. April 25, 1826," done in silk threads on a linen ground, with the names of Sally's parents and siblings and their dates of birth over pious verses, enclosed in floral borders, (toning, fading), 21 1/2 x 16 1/4 in., in a later wood frame.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Sally Baker, Embroidery, Sampler

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