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Geometric Inlaid Veneer Wood Box

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
891
Sold for:
$275$275

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

Description:

Geometric Inlaid Veneer Wood Box, possibly sailor-made rectangular box with hinged lid, the interior and exterior inlaid with geometric segments of rosewood, burl, bird's-eye maple, and other wood veneers, with carved feet, (the turning of one foot engages the locking mechanism), varnished, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 11, dp. 6 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-250


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.

Keywords

Bird's eye figure, Burl, Inlay, Plant anatomy, Veneer, Visual arts

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