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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 14

    A GEORGE III NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER

    BY MARGARET AKERS, 1792

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER
    By Margaret Akers, 1792
    Worked in silks on a cotton ground with a pious verse and signature panel and alphabet and numbers within a surround of flowers and smaller panels of deer and plants in a glazed frame
    15 x 15 in. (38 x 38 cm.)
    Together with another worked with the Lord's Prayer and dated 1794 in an oval floral cartouche and glazed frame -- 15 x 11½ in. (38 x 29 cm.) overall (2)


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