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Sailor-made Inlaid Sewing Box

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
700
Sold for:
$650$650

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 14, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Sailor-made Inlaid Sewing Box, late 19th/early 20th century, dovetail-constructed box with hinged lid, two short drawers and a long drawer in the front and two small drawers on the sides, inlaid with geometric-shaped bone segments, compartmented interior with four wooden spools, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 10 1/4, dp. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Containers, Dovetail joint, Drawer, Furniture, Joinery, Technology

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