Tuesday, 10 September 2013

2 Quaker Mountmellick Samplers @ Jefferys Auctions Cornwall, UK

Stop Press post from high in the Dolomites! - With wonky internet connection and no picture editing - please excuse the quality of this post to tell you about 2 rare Mountmellick School samplers for auction tomorrow. Lot 613 is by Elizabeth Leadbeater, Mountmelick Boarding School and dated 1808. It measures 17" x 13.5". There is no extimate.
Lot 614 is charmingly signed: To the pupils of Anne Shannon by J Robinson, Mountmelick School 1816. It measures 10" x 12" and again there is no estimate. For more details, click here.

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