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Framed Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
590
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Framed Needlework Sampler, America or England, 18th/19th century, the silk stitching on wool gauze depicting a brick schoolhouse, stags, trees and birds, and nine rows of alphabets and numbers, (loss), ht. 29, wd. 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

loss to stitching, notably one tree missing


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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