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Two Framed Needlework Samplers

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Needlework Samplers, Amanda Gleason, Hoosick, Massachusetts, 1821 and 1825, a small sampler with silk threads on wool gauze, reading "Industry and Economy 1825," depicting trees and birds, and one with blue wool threads on linen with nine rows of alphabets and numbers over a pious verse, ht. to 13, wd. to 11 in.
Estimate $250-350


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Hoosick, Amanda Gleason, Massachusetts

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