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Carved and Painted Wooden Rocking Hobby Horse

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted Wooden Rocking Hobby Horse, America, late 19th century, the gray and white horse with glass eyes, fringed cloth saddle, and leather bridle is fixed to iron bars which are supported by the salmon-painted and stencil-decorated base, (paint wear and imperfections), ht. 34, lg. 44 in.
Estimate $600-800

missing horsehair mane, paint wear to horse and base, shrinkage crack in horse's neck.


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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