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Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2468
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Needlework Sampler, "Ann How/July the 24 1794," England, worked in silk and wool threads on a woven wool ground, with pious verses over a band with house, stags, sheep, birds, crown, and dog motifs, (minor background losses u.r. and l.r.), 13 3/4, x 13 3/4 in., in a molded wood frame.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

United Kingdom, Ann How, Embroidery, Fashion, Sampler, Silk, Wool

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