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Reverse-painted and Gilt Glass "BARBER/PORTER" Trade Sign

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Reverse-painted and Gilt Glass "BARBER/PORTER" Trade Sign, America, late 19th/early 20th century, further lettered in gilt "BOOTS AND SHOES BLACKED HERE" within a circle, all bordered in gilt, in a gray putty-painted frame, (minor losses), ht. 17 3/4, wd. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-300


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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BARBER/PORTER

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