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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #619
Temp #14062
DepartmentTextiles
Sold For $325.00   (hammer price)
 $373.75   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

FRAMED NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER English, 18th Century
Ann Belshaw, Keyworth 1790. Ann Belshaw born October 26 1776 interspersed with hearts, birds, trees, floral urns and crowns. Poem above: See how the Lilies flourish white and fair See how the Ravens fed from Heaven are, Then neer distrust thy God for Cloth and Bread Whilst Lilies flourish and the Ravens fed. Three alphabets and one set of numbers at top of sampler. 11 x 8.

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