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Lot of Watchmaker's Boxwood and Walnut Cylindrical Containers and Holders

Auction:
2502
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$89$75

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Lot of Watchmaker's Boxwood and Walnut Cylindrical Containers and Holders, mostly Europe, 19th/20th century, including four small containers for varied use, three small glazed containers with threaded lids, three containers fitted for cylinder punches, a six-tier box for differing grades of polishing compounds, a box containing steel watchmaker's tools, a bench oil cup, and two miscellaneous partial boxes, ht. 1/2-3 1/2 in.
Estimate $150-200

Keywords

Watchmaker, bench oil cup, box containing steel watchmaker, Botany, Buxus, Containerization, Intermodal container, Shipping, Wooden box