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     Item
Number
Item
Description
   NA-0010Rare small needlepoint with full beadwork of "The Providence".  English, Late 19th Century.

Size: 8" H x 8" W (approx)

    TS-0003Interesting Needlework Greek-type Border.  English late 19th Century.

Size:   90" L x 6.5" W (approx.)

 

   Sampler by Sara Ann Hopkins.  English dated 1827.  With a wonderful verse: "Tell me ye knowing discerning few where I may find a friend both firm and true who dare stand by me w hen in deep distress and then his loving kindness most express."

Size: 16 6/8" square

  TS-0006A very unusual Sampler by Ann Dowson age 12 years dated 1808.  With Adam and Eve, birds, angels, deer, swans, dragons, and much more.  Also an interesting biblical story portrayed at the bottom.   English.

With the verse: "Kind angels watch the sleep in dust till Jesus come to rise the just, then may we wake with sweet surprise and in [h]is saviour image rise."

Size:  25" H x  21" W

  
  
    Rare and superb mourning Miniature Sampler. "Farewell dear" with a nice house flanking by two urns and trees.  Early 19th Century.

Size:  8 1/4" H x 8 3/4" W

 TS-0008Embroidered and painted on silk a "lady in red" holding a staff. There is an anchor and shield at her side and full-masked ship sailing out to sea. Signed. As for condition, there is a small tear (in the upper left-hand side) in the sky.

Size: 18.5" H x 16" W

 
   "Charlie" a Cat needlework.  c. 1840.

Size:   14" H x 15" W

  Rare ABC Sampler by Ann Powell. Dated June 11th.  Beautifully done.  American, Early 19th Century.

Size:  10" H x 7" W (approx.)

    TS-0014A fine silk embroidery of a hanging fruit basket.  English c. 1790.

Size:  14" H x 15" W

  Nice and friendly sampler with Adam & Eve and the verse, "Behold a Stranger at the door. He gently knocks has knocked before. Has waited long is waiting still. You use no other friend is ill".  Early 19th Century.

Size:  18" H x 16" W

  
    A very fine "Cat" bead picture.  English c. 1840.

Size:  7 1/2" H x  9 3/4" W

    A very fine "Dog" glass bead picture. English c. 1840.

Size:  7 1/4" H x 9 1/2" W
   TS-0020Needlepoint woolwork of a black and white tabby cat. English c, 1910.

Size:  13.5" H x 21" W

   TS-0037Coat of Arms needlepoint housed in a nicely carved rope frame. English, Late 19th Century.

Size:  19" H x 19" W

   TS-004518th Century Sampler of the The Ten Commands in rhyme.  English c. 1780.

Size: 14 1/4" H x 12 1/4" W

    TS-0050Elegant Neoclassical beadwork on needlepoint.  English c. 1880.

Size:  15 1/2" x 20 1/4"

  Early fine needlework of a pasture scene with a red bull.  English c. 1680.

Size:  12" x 12"

  
    

Folksy hooked Chetticamp Nova Scotia mat of a pair of rabbits.

Size: 13" H x 16" W

    TS-0055English Petty Point Needlework in bright pinks, browns and blues. c. 1910

Size:  20" H x 20" W

    Miniature sampler, "Now let the Father and the Son and Spirit."  c. 1820.

Size: 7 1/4" H x 7" W

    TS-0059Hanging canvas with an Egyptian motif. French c. 1900.

Size: 60" L

  SAMPLER - SARAH RUSHFORTH.
Shall Simon bear a cross alone and all the rest go free. No theres a cross for everyone and theres a cross for me. In thy garden here below water me that I may grow. When all grace to me is given then transplate me into heaven. Condition: Needs stretching.  English, Dated 1825.

Size:  23" H x 18 1/2" W

  
    

A rare and superb sampler entitled "On Easter Day" by Elizabeth Herring. Dated 1781.

Size:  21" H x 17" W

  
    TS-0070Primitive hooked rug with geometric pattern. American, Early 1900's.

Size:  3'2" H x 3'2" W

    Rare watch sampler with two hearts and initials. English, Early 19th Century.

Size:  2" D

   Raised woolwork and needlework of a dog. The dog has glass eyes. In a diorama frame. English c. 1890,

Size: 16" H x 17 1/1" W

    Japanese silk Embroidery of a Rooster & Hen; beautifully executed. c. 1870.

Size:  28" H x 27" W

    TS-0077Needlework of a King Charles Dog probably “Dash” Queen Victoria’s’ dog with a great face and proportions. English c. 1880.

Size:  21" H x 21" W

    “Red House” Sampler with the initials M. D. framing the house and M. H. above it.  English c. 1830.

Size:  11 5/16" H x 12" W

  Rare miniature sampler / pin cushion  (under glass) - Love the Giver. On the revise side - Miss Ann Waite. English c. 1790.

Size: 7 1/8" H x 7 1/8" W

  TS-0080Interesting raised wool (trapunto) needlework textile of a lioness in period frame. c. 1840.

Size:  20" H x 29" W

  TS-0081Wonderful naïve interpretation of "The Finding of Moses" ~ collage needlework ~ done with water color faces, variety of stitches and materials including silk, wool, linen, felt.  English c. 1815.

Size: 30" H x 39" W

  
   Early multicolored diamond-shaped geometrical pattern quilt.  c. 1860.

Size:  53" H x 43" W

 Superb pair of woolwork picture of a Floral Bouquet in White and Red urns on dark olive background.  c. 1870.

Size:  18 3/4" x 15 1/8" W (each)

  TS-0086Mid-19th Century embroidery table runner with colorful floral design.

Size:  52" L

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 6" H x 4 1/4" H

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size:  5 3/4" H x 4" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 7 1/2" H x 5" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 7" H x 4 1/2" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 7" H x 5" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 8 1/2" H x 7 1/4" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 8" H x 6" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 8" H x 6" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 6 1/4" H x 5" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size:  7 1/2" H x 10 1/2" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 10 1/4" H x 8" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size: 6 1/2" H x 5" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.

Size:  5" H x 3 1/5" W

    Armorial tapestry embroidered coat-of-arms with gold threads / velvets & other fine materials. These
coat-of-arms where to be sewn onto pillows, etc. English c. 1890.
Size: 13" H x 8 3/4" W
 TS-0089Victorian Crazy Quilt with political Douglas & Johnson Democratic Ribbon, 3rd regiment NH Volunteers, 1883 Reunion Ribbon, Dogs, Horses, Flowers, & more. American, Early 19th Century.

Size:  61 1/2" x 63"

 
 TS-0090Great graphic Navajo rug in four colors. American, Early 20th Century.

Size:  3' 9" x 5' 1"

   TS-0091Needlework of Cat with geometric colorful panels and glass eyes.  English, Late 19th Century.

Size:  12 3/4" H x 12 3/4" W

    TS-0092Needlework of English Farm Scene with farmer, child & animals. English, Early 19th Century.

Size: 20" H x 25 1/2" W

    TS-0101Blaine & Logan Campaign Scarf. Depicts portrait of James G. Blaine of Maine for president and John A Logan of Illinois for vice president. American.

Size: 17" W x 16" L

    TS-0103Victorian Paisley Shawl Coverlet wool with center medallion. Scottish, Late 19th Century.

Size: 62 1/2" W x 131" L

    TS-0109A spotted dog on a checker-board floor with a flowery border large hooked rug. American c. 1910.

Size: 24" H x 44" W

    TS-0110Classical vase & colorful flowers hooked rug mounted on a stretcher. American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 16" H x 26" W

   Colorful Sunflower hooked rug mounted on a later stretcher. American c. 1910.

Size: 38" H x 45" W

    TS-0112Silk Crib Quilt in a Hexagonal Mosaic Pattern - framed.  American, 19th  Century.

Size: 42 3/4" H x 30 1/2" W

   TS-0117Early silk embroider picture of JOHN THE BAPTIST. English c. 1750.

Size: 9" H x 8 5/16" L

    TS-0119Silk Hankie with U. S. Presidents up until 1950.  American c. 1950's

Size:  13" H x 13" W

 Charming pair of felt oval pictures with birds, baskets & fruit. English c. 1820.

Size: 11" H x 9" D (each)

 
   TS-0121Elegant oval diligently embroidered with variety threads & felt to create a bouquet of flowers. English, Early 19th Century.

Size: 18 1/8" H x 15 1/2" D

    TS-0124Interesting and rare armorial sampler by Parthenia Tunstalls with an imaginary "coat of arms" possibly to enhance her family tree. English, Dated 1812.

Size: 13 1/4" H x 15" L

    Whimsical bird scene textile with raised wool quilling. American, Early-Mid 1900's

Size; 20" H x 43" W

    TS-0127Whimsical bird scene textile with raised wool quilling. American, Early-Mid 1900's

Size: 18" H x 36 1/2" L

   TS-0128Naïve English Chinoiserie silkwork / sampler probably done by a school girl; dated 1847.

Size: 15 1/2" H x 12 3/4" W

    TS-0129Colorful hooked rug with bold circles and stylized flower medallion.  Early 1900's.

Size: 27" H x 39 1/2" W

    TS-0130American Flag needlework with 46 star flag used from Dec 1907 to Jan 1912. Introduced when Oklahoma joined the United States. ~ Long May It Wave. c. 1912.

Size: 21 1/2" H x 21 1/2" W

    TS-0131Unusual & large hooked rug with spider web motif and oak leafs. American, Early 1930's.

Size: 36" W x 57" L

   TS-0132American multi-colored clam-shell geometrical hooked rug. c. 1900.

Size: 27" H x 41" L

    TS-0133Framed "Heart in Hand" Embroidery probably from a Masonic / Oddfellows Lodge.  American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 7 3/4" H x 5 3/4" W

   TS-0135Lovely three cats hooked rug with big yellow "King" cat flanked by two recumbent cats.  American, Early 1900's.

Size: 26 1/2" H x 53" L

   TS-0136Small hooked rug with a cute Horse was in an advertisement in MAD ~ October 1983 by Steve Miller. American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 19 1/2 H x 23 1/4 W

   TS-0138Interesting sailor's woolwork embroidered Canvas / Leather Belt / Sachet with hearts, anchors, flags, crown & compass star.  English c. 1910.

Size: 37" L x 4 1/2" W

   TS-0140American needlework depicting a farm scene with barn, house and numerous animals with writing of "A Vermont Door Yard." Attached to the back "Original design Mrs. L.K. Foster". American, 19th Century.

Size: 13" H x 17" W

    TS-0141American iconic covered bridge, river and mountains hooked rug. Early 1900's.

Size: 32" H x 42" W

    TS-0142Lovely dog hooked rug; stained. American, Early 1900's.
 

Size: 36" H x 47" W

   TS-0143Patriotic hooked rug / mat UNITED STATES NAVY (USN) ~ FLEET READINESS CENTER (FRC) mounted on wooden frame for display with eagle, shield and crossing anchors all surrounded by a rope. American, Mid-Century.

Size: 25" H x 39" W

    TS-0149Mild hazy colored hooked rug with a deer. American 1920-30's.

Size: 18 1/2" H x 33" L
 

    TS-0148Early miniature sampler "Innocence" by Mary Seymour dated 1816

"Hail Innocence celestrial maid / What joys they blushing charms reveal sweet as arbour's cooling shade / And milder than the vernal gale". English, Dated.

Size: 9" H x 7 1/4" W

    TS-0151Dazzling colorful geometric hooked rug. American c. 1900.

Size: 28" H x 40" W

  TS-0153Two important naive Folk Art half-round hooked rugs.

One with an American ship with a long masthead pennant which means long time at sea with a wish of  "A Safe Voyage". The other with the saying, "There She Blows" which sailors used while spotting whales. Both obviously to do with whale hunting. American.


Sizes: 26" H x 40" W, 25" H x 35" W (respectively)

    TS-0154Leaping stag hooked rug on a later stretcher. American.

Size: 30" H x 42 1/2" W

  WO-0014A woolwork picture of a shepherd wearing a multi-colored coat with his companions. c. 1850.

Size:  16" H x 18" W

  WO-0074Wonderful folksy colorful woolwork picture with large red house (castle / church) with birds and on the back reads - Cpl James Russell. English c. 1870.

Size: 22 1/2" H x 29 1/2" W

  
    Tasteful free-style wool work (Woolie) of a "spray of flowers in a pot" between curtains on geometrical bases. English c. 1860.

Size: 24 1/2" H x 23" W

  The Red Lion Inn. A woolwork picture by JP. Country inn scene with a gentleman rider on the bridge & another gentleman rider with his dog celebrating their arrival at the inn with a toast while swans float in a stream. English c. 1870.

Size: 19" H x 25" W

    

 

 

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