Thursday 29 May 2014

Please Tell the Chafes (Chaffeys, Chaffes) of Petty Harbour, Newfoundland about This Sampler

Lot 102 for auction on 5 June 2014 at Busby Auctioneers, Bridport, UK is this remarkable stitched document entitled The Newfoundlander's Petition It was stitched on behalf of Petty Harbour School to Her Grace The Lady Duchess of Bea(u)fort by Elizabeth Chafe aged 13 and dated 29 April 1829. Its estimate is only £10 - £20. For more details click here.

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