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Three Woven Blue and White Wool and Cotton Coverlets and a Four-color Wool and Cotton Coverlet

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
712
Sold for:
$375$375

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

Description:

Three Woven Blue and White Wool and Cotton Coverlets and a Four-color Wool and Cotton Coverlet, the four-color with corner maker's label "Gabriel Rauser, 1843."
Estimate $200-300

712- four-color coverlet- 10 in. tear near center, several frayed areas, two ends are shortened/trimmed, toning.
# 1 Coverlet to the left of the three in photo- with nine-square checkerboard motif- several losses to indigo wool the largest area is about 2 1/2 in dia. and about 20 smaller spots, some light staining shows on light side.
#2 center coverlet of three with pine tree border- is only one width, one end is bound with woven green wool edging, no holes, a few scattered light stains.
#3 far right of three coverlets in photo- the other half of the center coverlet, is only one width, one end is bound with woven green wool edging, no holes, a few scattered light stains.



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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Cotton, Wool, Woven coverlet

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