Rare English Needlework Book Cover 1650 Stumpwork Silkwork 17th Century 17eme
FOR SALE WE HAVE A RARE ENGLISH NEEDLEWORK BOOK COVER FROM THE 17TH CENTURY , CIRCA 1650. RICHELY DECORATED WITH A CENTRAL SAINT FIGURE HOLDING A CROSS , BENEATH A CANOPY WITH A LARGE TREE TO THE LEFT WITH CLOUDS AND BLUE SKY BEYOND , A REALLY BEAUTIFUL PIECE , STITCHED TO CARD WITH WRITING ON THE BACK IN FRENCH , IT READS THAT THIS BOOK WAS GIVEN FROM ONE SISTER TO ANOTHER AS A GIFT IN 1749 , MOST PROBABLY COVERED A BIBLE. The item "RARE ENGLISH NEEDLEWORK BOOK COVER 1650 STUMPWORK SILKWORK 17TH CENTURY 17EME" is in sale since Saturday, October 14, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Embroidery". The seller is "wildcornflower" and is located in whitwell, ventnor. This item can be shipped worldwide.