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OUTSTANDING FOLK ART HOOKED RUG WITH VERSE AND SAILOR. Rug has black border with multicolored background. Large sailor stands at left side with writing on rest of rug. “I am an old woman of 87, soon I will wend my way to heaven, a bit of advice while I can, place not your trust in a sailorman-or any man for that manor.” Appears to have initials “JEB?” and date 1946. SIZE: 34″ h x 43″ w. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92245 (2,000-3,000)

Auction: Fine Art, Antiques & Asian - Samoset 2002
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