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Flame Stitch Needlework Purse,

Auction:
2128
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$2,644$2,250

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Auction:
Sale #2128 - 2128
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Flame Stitch Needlework Purse, "Simon Pinder April 23, 1772," identification worked into the borders, predominately in shades of green, yellow, pink, and amethyst woolen yarns, lined in green linen with twill tape binding, opens to reveal two double pockets, 8 x 8 in. (open).

Provenance: From a private needlework collection.

N.B. With the item is a record of Ipswich, Massachusetts births which lists Simon, son of Thomas and Mary, born July 13, 1746.
Estimate $1,000-1,200

Provenance: From a private needlework collection. N. B. With the item is a record of Ipswich, Massachusetts births which lists Simon, son of Thomas and Mary, born July 13, 1746.

Keywords

Simon Pinder April, Thomas , Massachusetts, Ipswich, Mary, Embroidery, Geography of the United Kingdom