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Two Small Framed Samplers

Auction:
2468
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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

Description:

Two Small Framed Samplers, America, late 18th/early 19th century, silk thread on a linen ground; one with numbers and alphabet, by "Betsey Adams," in a red-painted frame; the other "Hariot Goodridge, Newbury, Newtown, 1799," in a grain-painted frame, (toning), ht. 4, wd. 6 3/4, and ht. 5, wd. 6 1/2 in., respectively.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Newtown, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk

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