Lot 19B: Two Small Needlework Samplers

Lot 19B: Two Small Needlework Samplers

Framed cross-stitch samplers, both with alphabets, one stitched “Wrought by Mary P. Stevens, aged nine years, December sixteenth, One Thousand Eight Hundred and eight.”, 5 3/4″ x 4″; and a slightly larger sampler, initialed “MPS, aged Ten years.”, 7 3/4″ x 4 3/4″; descended through the Brooks family, Salem, Massachusetts. 

$600-800

Description

Framed cross-stitch samplers, both with alphabets, one stitched “Wrought by Mary P. Stevens, aged nine years, December sixteenth, One Thousand Eight Hundred and eight.”, 5 3/4″ x 4″; and a slightly larger sampler, initialed “MPS, aged Ten years.”, 7 3/4″ x 4 3/4″; descended through the Brooks family, Salem, Massachusetts. 

$600-800