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Two Inlaid Book-form Boxes

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1419
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Two Inlaid Book-form Boxes, America, late 19th century, one mahogany with contrasting geometric inlay, with two drawers concealed in the spine; the other with inlaid figure of a female golfer and lettered "MOTHER," the top of the "book" slides out to reveal a slide-lid box, ht. 8 3/4, 9 in.
Estimate $300-500


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