On offer for sale is a very beautiful and quality made needlework sampler dated 1852. The condition is very good for it's age with no excuses that have to be made for this piece. The colors are great, this piece just stands out as a very good quality sampler which is very clear to view. It has a light colored background with nice pronounced colors. Most likely the original frame which has some bits of missing gesso around the edges, but suits the sampler perfectly just as it is. Signed and dated in needlework (Ann Prewett aged 11 years 1852). Lovely friendship verse in the center. Approximate dimensions 14 5/8 inches by 14 3/4 inches including the frame and 12 3/4 inches by 12 7/8 inches of the visible sampler. Beautiful quality needlework border and other decorations. This would make a great gift for yourself or that special friend. These type of needlework skills were all part of a young ladies required education back in the day. This is ready to be hung on the wall and enjoyed for many more years to come. I can't imagine anyone could be disappointed with this sampler, but please remember it is 167 years old and will likely show some normal signs of age. This will be very well packaged in a custom made wooden box to ensure it's safe arrival. AIRMAIL DELIVERY TO ALL PARTS OF THE USA & PARTS OF CANADA WILL BE $35 & TO PARTS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND WILL BE $45. ITEMS USUALLY ARRIVE WITHIN A FEW DAYS. Payment can be with paypal from customers with CONFIRMED and VERIFIED PAYPAL ACCOUNTS. Collection in person is not available, this item must be mailed to a verified address. Please email with any questions and thanks for looking in today.
A convenient layaway plan is always available if required. Just let me know how long you need to pay and we can divide the payments equally into the number of months and you can send a payment each month until paid.
Sampler...Needlework sampler dated 1852...