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Crewel Worked Coverlet

Auction:
3167B
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3167B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Crewel Worked Coverlet, probably Scandinavia, c. 1811, the central basket of flowers above a heart embroidered "OB/1811" within a stylized vine frame and wide meandering vine and flower border with scalloped edge and fringe, ht. 88, wd. 82 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Crewel embroidery, Embroidery

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