Tuesday, 28 February 2012
Lot 74 is a George II needlework sampler, by Elizabeth Lowe and dated 1739. It has alphabet and numbers, Biblical text and family names all worked with borders of trailing foliage and flower heads, set into an ebonised frame and glazed. It measures 35.5cm x 31.5cm overall (approx 14" x 12") and it comes with an estimate of £500 - £800.
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Posted by N E E D L E P R I N T at 14:28