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Three Framed Jane Gilbert Schoolgirl-related Items

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$111$90

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

Description:

Three Framed Jane Gilbert Schoolgirl-related Items, mid-19th century, a calligraphic exercise book with label reading "Needlework Copie Book/Toilette Present/for Ladies," and two needlework samplers, stitched in wool on linen: one with ten rows of alphabets and numbers and a biblical passage, dated 1845, the other with eight rows of alphabets, ht. to 15 1/4, wd. 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-400


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