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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2540M Marlborough
March 16, 2011 02:00 PMCalender

Needlework Sampler

Auction: Discovery - 2540M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 17, 2011 10:00AM


Needlework Sampler, "Ann Twigg wrought This in the Year 1789," probably England, the sampler worked in silk threads on a linen ground, with rows of alphabets over a pious verse, the lower register with baskets of fruit, hearts, crowns, diamonds, and flowers, (fading, toning), 21 1/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a later molded wood frame.
Estimate $150-250


United Kingdom, Ann Twigg