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Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
August 14, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Needlework Sampler "Nancy Phippen,"

$369$300
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework Sampler "Nancy Phippen," Beverly, Massachusetts, 1808, stitched in wool threads on a linen background, seven lines of alphabet, the third line numbers, stitched inscription at bottom reads: "Nancy PhiPPen her/SamPler She wrought/It in the ninth year of/Her age Beverly/August the 16, 1808," stitched to cotton backing, (toned),ht. 15 1/2, wd. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500


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