(Description taken from Betty Ring's auction catalogue Januarary 2012 at Sotheby's)
RARE NEEDLEWORK ADAM AND EVE SAMPLER, CORDELIA LATHAM BENNET, NEW YORK, 1806-1808
Worked in silk on linen; signed Cordelia Latham Bennet was Born March The 19 In the Year of our Lord 1798.
Height 14 3/4 in. by width 19 1/2 in.
American Needlework Treasures: Samplers and Silk Embroideries from the Collection of Betty Ring at the Museum of
American Folk Art (p. 32, fig. 50)
ESTIMATE with 25% buyers premium $10,000 - $12,500
Special Offering: Sold
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