September 15th, 2014 International Day of Democracy September 16th, 2014 World Ozone Layer Day September 17th, 2014 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day September 19th, 2014 National POW/MIA Recognition Day September 19th, 2014 International Talk Like a Pirate Day September 21st, 2014 International Day of Peace September 22nd, 2014 Emancipation Day September 22nd, 2014 Autumnal equinox September 25th, 2014 Rosh Hashana September 25th, 2014 World Maritime Day September 27th, 2014 World Tourism Day September 28th, 2014 World Rabies Day September 28th, 2014 Gold Star Mother's Day September 28th, 2014 World Heart Day October 1st, 2014 International Day of Older Persons October 2nd, 2014 International Day of Non-Violence October 4th, 2014 Feast of St Francis of Assisi October 4th, 2014 Yom Kippur October 5th, 2014 Eid-al-Adha October 5th, 2014 World Teachers' Day October 6th, 2014 World Habitat Day October 6th, 2014 Child Health Day October 8th, 2014 World Day for Natural Disaster Reduction October 9th, 2014 World Sight Day October 9th, 2014 First day of Sukkot October 9th, 2014 World Post Day October 9th, 2014 Leif Erikson Day October 10th, 2014 World Mental Health Day October 11th, 2014 International Day of the Girl Child October 13th, 2014 Native Americans' Day October 13th, 2014 Indigenous People's Day October 13th, 2014 Columbus Day October 15th, 2014 White Cane Safety Day October 15th, 2014 International Day of Rural Women October 15th, 2014 Last day of Sukkot October 16th, 2014 World Food Day October 16th, 2014 Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah October 16th, 2014 Boss's Day
Mid19th Century Linen, Wool & Silk Sampler By Alison Bathgate Watson 1856 For Sale
Mid 19th century linen, wool and silk work sampler by Alison Bathgate Watson July 1856. This sampler is completely charming. Most of it is worked in wool but the family initials and Alison's details are done in silk. The top section of the linen is stitched with examples of alphabet letters, numbers and border patterns. Beneath these is a row of crowns with the family initials interspersed among them. Below the crowns is a plaque with Alison's details inside. Below this are floral and heart motifs with further family initials amongst them. The bottom section of the linen has a central floral urn motif with trees, dogs, rabbits and more family initials on each side. The whole thing is surrounded by a wave border.The linen has slight overall discolouration consistent with its age, slightly darker top right corner. The colours of the threads are good. The sampler is stitched onto a backing cloth and at some point has been tacked onto a stretcher. The tack marks are visible around the edges of the linen. Measures 10 1/4 " x 17 1/4 " ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE ASK. ALSO, PLEASE CHECK OUT THE OTHER SAMPLERS I'M SELLING. I AM HAPPY TO COMBINE POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE PURCHASES.PLEASE NOTE - THIS ITEM IS LOCATED IN THE UK BUT CAN BE SHIPPED WORLDWIDE. SHIPPING WILL BE VIA ROYAL MAIL AIRSURE - $15.00 TO THE USA, ELSEWHERE PLEASE CONTACT ME.
This item has been shown 0 times.
Mid19th Century Linen, Wool & Silk Sampler By Alison Bathgate Watson 1856: $250