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Shaker Covered Oval Box

Auction:
2731M
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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

Description:

Shaker Covered Oval Box, Mount Lebanon, New York, c. 1840, pine top and bottom with bent maple sides joined with three fingers fastened with copper tacks, nut brown finish, with pencil inscription on left side of box: "Smallest," and an Andrews inventory number inscribed red marker "A-54a" on the bottom, ht. 1 3/8, wd. 2 1/2, lg. 3 5/8 in.

Literature: Gather Up the Fragments, p. 306.

Estimate $800-1,200


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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