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Needlework Tray

Auction:
2615B
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$300$250

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2615B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Needlework Tray, America, late 19th century, circular tray with two handles and mahogany-veneered rim, needlework depiction of pink poppy flowers and leaves, sight dia. 22 in.

Provenance: Purchased at Oliver's Auction Gallery's sale of the Boothbay Theater Museum's Collection, as the work of famed actress Agnes Booth, by descent through the family of Sydney Booth, June 22, 23, and 24, 1990, Lot 503.
Estimate $250-350

Old repaired tear, some discoloration to fabric, crack to glass.

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Oliver's Auction Gallery, Agnes Booth, Sydney Booth, famed actress, Booth, Tray

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