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Barstow Family Needlework Sampler and Family Record

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Barstow Family Needlework Sampler and Family Record, Hanover, Massachusetts, early 19th century, stitched in light colored thread on a green linen background with five lines of alphabet and numbers, the names and birth dates of twelve members of the Barstow family beginning with John Burdin Barstow, with a floral and geometric border, in a molded black-painted frame with a gilt liner, ht. 17, wd. 18 1/2 in.

Note: Genealogical sources document John Burdin Barstow and his family living in Hanover, Massachusetts.
Estimate $400-600


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