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Shaker Red-painted Poplar Grain Bin

Auction:
2731M
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2731M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 15, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Shaker Red-painted Poplar Grain Bin, Sabbathday Lake, Maine, c. 1830, with three hinged lids above conformingly sized compartments, on the nail-constructed box with cutout ends, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 23, wd. 66 1/2, dp. 19 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

remnants of leather hinges remain, shrinkage to sides and lids, paint abrasions, lacks foot facing at front right, divot at front right side.


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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Maine, paint abrasions

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