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Four Framed Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3123T
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Discovery - 3123T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 22, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Four Framed Needlework Samplers, a "Jane Walker/1854" with homestead, a family record, a "Melvina Palmer Dunn/1851," and a "Bessie Wilkinson/1877," ht. to 29 1/4, wd. to 30 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

both pictorial with losses, one to the edges and border, the other to the roof of the house and horse, each of the four exhibit stains and discoloration throughout.


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.

Keywords

Bessie, Dunn, Embroidery, Genealogy, Onomastics, Sampler

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