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Flame-stitch Wallet

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Flame-stitch Wallet, New England, 18th century, stitched with a zigzag pattern of shades of purple, blue, yellow, pink, and green, opening to a single pocket, the interior lined with red linen, red worsted tape tie, initialed "GVV," ht. 5, wd. 8 in.

Provenance: Roger Bacon, Exeter, New Hampshire, September 1976.
Estimate $400-600


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