October 10, 2020 09:00 AM EDT Downingtown, PA


Silk on gauze sampler dated 1819

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania silk on gauze sampler dated 1819, wrought by Elizabeth Over at the Mrs. Leah Meguier School, with a central panel and a tomb, inscribed Charlotte Weeping, with bowed figure, tree, urn, and bushes, with a trailing vine border, all with a border with eighteen panels, with children playing, bees, an ark, a dove, a songbird, strawberries, and birds, 15 1/2" x 16 1/2". Provenance: The Collection of the Late Ann G Sickles.

Condition:Parts: lot includes Elizabeth Over documents. Loss to heart block top left. Light stain to block with girl.

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,500
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