(Description taken from Betty Ring's auction catalogue January 2012 at Sotheby's)
RARE NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER, ELIZABETH ANN FOLWELL,
CHARLESTOWN, MASSACHUSETTS, DATED 1830
Worked in silk on linen; signed By Elizabeth Ann Folwell, Aged 13 Years, 4 months, 15 days, Charlestown June 28th
1830. Some discoloration and fading. Replacement frame with old glass.
Height 20 1/2 in. by width 16 in.
ESTIMATE with 25% buyers premium $3,750 - $6,250
Special Offering: Sold
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