On top on either side, trees, flowers peacocks, reindeers? Just incredible to think that a 9 year old did all this!
"Diligent study and appreciationsurmounts the greatest difficulty's". A couple of holes and stain with a little color run. SEE ALL PICTURES ENLARGED AS THIS IS ONE OF THE FIRST SAMPLERS THAT WE HAVE RECEIVED AND DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT THEM. PREVIOUS OWNER BOUGHT THIS AT PORTOBELLO MARKET IN LONDON IN 1994.
STILL HAS THE OLD ANTIQUES DEALERS PRICE TAG OF POUNDS 390, CHARGED WAY BACK IN 1994. Completed by a 9 year old, Eleanor Wood.
Outer: 16 3/4" by 16 3/4"Exposed sampler approx. 12 1/2" by 12 1/4". The item "Antique ENGLISH Sampler 1779 18th C ELEANOR WOOD 9yr OLD Lion Birds House Deer" is in sale since Sunday, October 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Samplers". The seller is "astoria02" and is located in Atlanta, Georgia.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.