Charlotte Koons Memorial, York, PA, dated 1821
Rare sampler memorial (on linen, not a silk embroidery)
Inscribed on the monument: To the Memory/ of Francis/ Koons departed/ This Life June/ 16th. 1804 aged/ 64 Years.../ Blessed are the/ Dead which die In thhe Lord...
Inscribed at the botom: Charlotte Koons's Work 1821
Silk and paint on linen; frame size 24 3/8" x 22 3/8".
Price $12,000 $6,000 off listed price = $6,000