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Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Cowley,"

Auction:
3173M
Lot:
7
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$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3173M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 15, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Large Framed Needlework Sampler "Ann Cowley," 1851, wrought in wool on gauze, with pious verse and floral border, ht. 28, wd. 29 1/2 in.
Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney.
Estimate $300-500

tattering, losses, and repairs to the border, with heavy staining and discoloration to the central field.


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Keywords

Robert Cooney, Cowley, Embroidery, Sampler

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