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A needlework sampler, English, signed and dated Mary Cole 1759
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A needlework sampler, English, signed and dated Mary Cole 1759
LOT SOLD. 1,375 GBP
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Defining an Era: The Collection of the Late Francis Egerton and Peter Maitland

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A needlework sampler, English, signed and dated Mary Cole 1759

worked in cross stitch with polychrome silk threads, on cream ground, with inscription in centre in blue thread:

Better by Far for Me
Then all the Simpsters Art
That God's Commandments be
Embroider'd on my Heart

Framed, mounted and glazed


Framed: approximately 50cm. high, 30cm. wide; 1ft. 7in., 11in.; Textile Visible: 33cm. high, 24cm. wide; 1ft 1in., 9in.
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Defining an Era: The Collection of the Late Francis Egerton and Peter Maitland

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London