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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, "Elizabeth Mellor Finished this Work Se/19/1837, executed in wool and silk threads on a linen ground, depicting Solomon's Temple, with a pious verse enclosed in a flowering vine, (not examined out of frame, toning, scattered stitch losses, some staining or acid burn), 15 1/4 x 15 3/4 in., in a later molded wood frame with gilt liner.
Estimate $700-900


Elizabeth Mellor Finished, Solomon's Temple