1818 Schoolgirl Sampler

Lot 68

    

1818 Schoolgirl Sampler

Cross stitch sampler, silk threads on linen ground, possibly English; strawberry border, floral and geometric bands, center motto; signed Sarah Cheffins 1818; framed under glass; family information on dustcover
dimensions:  Height 12 1/4 inches, Width 12 1/4 inches (sight), frame Size: 14 1/8 inches by 14 1/8 inches
condition*:  Fair, damaged area around motto filled in with ink; not examined out of the frame
estimate:  $100-150
hammer price:  $75

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