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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania silk on linen sampler dated 1800, wrought by Dolly Sheller, attributed to Miss Galligher School , the central script surrounded by hearts, geometric devices, and church with trees, 17" x 17 1/2". Another sampler by Dolly Sheller is illustrated in Ring, Girlhood Embroidery , pg. 415, fig. 460.


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Date:
2007-05-12

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