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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2468
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Mary H. Burtis 1822," worked in silk threads on a linen ground, centered with a house and farm animals surrounded by flowering vines, and baskets of flowers, 11 1/4 x 16 1/4 in., in a period molded wood frame.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Minor toning and fading.

Keywords

Mary H. Burtis, Embroidery, Sampler, Silk

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