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George III Mahogany Veneer Tea Caddy

Auction:
2741M
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 2741M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

George III Mahogany Veneer Tea Caddy, with inlaid seashell motifs to lid and front, two divided interior compartments with loose lids, locks with key, ht. 4 3/4, lg. 7 1/2, wd. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-250

Some minor veneer losses along one edge of box top and to some of the corners of the pieces making up the two seashells. Overall good.


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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