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

Lancaster, PA sampler by Mary Simpson from Stephen & Carol Huber

Mary Simpson
Needlework Sampler
Lancaster, PA dated 1834

Mary worked this large lavishly embroidered sampler with a multitude of flowering motifs surrounding two large central baskets, a religious verse, butterflies, and a cartouche at the bottom inscribed: Mary Simpson/ 1834/ Lancaster May 2nd.

The samplers is framed in a large veneer mahogany period frame, but is not original

Silk on linen; 16 ½" x 17" sight, 23" x 22" framed.


(860) 388-6809


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