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Dated 1769 Mary Pilfold Needlepoint Sampler

Auction:
3296B
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3296B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Dated 1769 Mary Pilfold Needlepoint Sampler, England, colors including red, green, buff, and brown with floral border, the top with angels supporting a crown above two rhymes alternating with bands of trees, flowers, deer, and birds, signed "Wrought by Mary Pilfold Taught by Mary Hunt 1769," sight size 10 5/8 x 14 in.; set in an ebonized wood frame.
Estimate $300-500


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