Antique Sampler, 1835, by Mary Hawkins

Dimensions (excluding frame and slip):

15.25 ins high by 20.5ins wide




USD$ 700

GBP£ 465

Sorted: FRESH


Period: William IV, dated 1835


1835 Sampler by Mary Hawkins. Framed in a modern wood frame with gilt slip and glass. Fixed to linen with chipboard backing. The sampler is worked in silk on linen ground, in a variety of stitches. Meandering floral border. Colours black, cream, blue, brown and green. Verse reads, 'Thou faithful unto Death!> And I will give thee> A Crown of life.'. Signed and dated 'Mary Hawkins 1835 aged 13 Years'. A good set of motifs, including a house with a garden, birds, angels, potted flowering plants, fruit baskets, fir trees, crowns, hearts, a windmill, a dog and a anchor.

Condition Summary:

Good. Any fading, hole, stain, defect or stitch loss that may be present, is minor and not detracting.

Shipping notes:

Price USD$ - Item dispatched to the USA, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-3 working days. Import taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.

Price GBP£ - Item dispatched within the UK, from Essex, UK, via Fedex. ETA 1-2 working days.Taxes/duties: There will be no additional charges to pay.

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