FINE GEORGE III SAMPLER DATED 1764

Price: £475
Stock No. 5172/k

A good 18th century George III period “long board” SAMPLER by Mary Phillips dated 1764. With letters of the alphabet in various stitches and religious quotations typical of the period interspaced with bands of typical decoration of the period, including lozenges; trees and crowns this early sampler is in excellent condition though a little faded after over 250 years!.  Including the frame (which features a Frost & Reed label to the back) this measures 63 x 26cms.

 

** Good 18th century Samplers are quite rare especially if the stitching and canvas has no damage.