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Shaker Oval Covered Box

Auction:
2731M
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$215$175

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

Description:

Shaker Oval Covered Box, 19th century, pine top and bottom with bent maple sides joined with four fingers facing left fastened with copper tacks, brown stained surface, (imperfections), ht. 4 3/8, wd. 8, lg. 11 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

Two cracks around bend rim band of lid, one about 9 in. long extending into one of the fingers about 3/4 in., the other about 3 1/4 in. long; also a tight shrinkage crack across length of lid., some light moisture residue remains on the surface of the lid.


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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