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Wool and Linen Needlework Wallet

Auction:
2482
Lot:
565
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Wool and Linen Needlework Wallet, "MARY STORRS May 1764", single pocketbook worked in multicolored wool yarns in the Irish stitch in a diamond variation pattern, edged with woven red twill tape, the divided interior lined with coral colored linen, (stitch losses), 4 x 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

scattered stitch losses and some small losses on the fold of the edging.

Keywords

MARY STORRS, Embroidery, Linen, Notions, Seams, Twill tape, Wool

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