07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Framed Schoolgirl Sampler

$213$175
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Framed Schoolgirl Sampler, England, c. 1803, with a passage to the upper portion, signature to the middle: "Fra.s Beamont/Ages 10 Years/1802," and small decorative tree and flower motifs to bottom, all framed within an oval border of vines and ribbons, sight ht. 15, wd. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Age-related discoloration to backing, one small area of loss to upper edge, not examined outside of the frame.

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United Kingdom