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Dated 1786 Mary Lee Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3296B
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Dated 1786 Mary Lee Needlework Sampler, England, in a variety of stitches and colors including green, red, and buff with bands of alphabets and verses alternating with floral motifs, signed and dated "Mary Lee Workd This in 1786 Aged 14 years," sight size 12 3/4 x 21 5/8 in.; set in a gold and ebonized wood frame.
Estimate $300-500


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