Miniature Needlework Sampler
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
- Date / Time :
- March 02, 2019 10:00AM
Miniature Needlework Sampler, Esther Shove, Marblehead, Massachusetts, dated 1785, seven lines of white thread alphabet and numbers with the date "1785" stitched on a fine linen background, in a molded and gray-painted frame, sampler ht. 3 3/8, wd. 3 in.
Provenance: Collection of Madeline Fisher.
Note: The maker is identified in a photocopy of an old label accompanying the sampler.
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