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    Lovely Needlework Sampler Regarding Abraham Lincoln Straight From a Victorian Parlor A lovely needlework sampler, with "Malice toward None/Charity for All" appearing on either side of a bust of Abraham Lincoln, based on the Berger photo of February 1864. Housed in a period frame, 9" x 21". Very fine. This was only partially completed, with only a portion of the lettering in the punchwork pattern having been sewn in. The new owner can leave it alone or finish it. Imagine picking up where someone left off nearly 140 years ago! Either way, it's a fabulous display piece.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2005
    22nd-23rd Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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