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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
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August 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

"Ales Knight" Needlework Band Sampler

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 12, 2019 10:00AM


"Ales Knight" Needlework Band Sampler, England, dated "1737," stitched in silk threads on a linen background with four lines of alphabet and signed in needlework "ALES KNIGHT HE/R SAMPLER AVG/VST THE 29/1737" and decorated with geometric patterns, in a modern shadow box frame, ht. 19 1/2, wd. 9 3/4 in.

Provenance: Mrs. Thomas A. Lawton; Vera Elkind Antiques, Boston, Massachusetts, 1979.
Estimate $600-800

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