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Stephen & Carol Huber: 17th - 19th Century Needlework

Huber - Sampler from Ralston school, PA

Mary Ralston's School
Easton, PA c.1830

This finely worked scenic needlework was created by an anonymous student attending Mary Ralstonís school in Easton Pennsylvania. Maryís teaching career spanned about 35 years c.1805 - c.1840. This needlework is worked with fine crewel wool on a linen ground and is conservation mounted in a not original but old mahogany frame.

Ex-collection of J. Stogdell Stokes. Family tradition indicates the needlework descended in his wifeís family line.


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