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Carved Stone Hexagonal Covered Canister

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1437
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Carved Stone Hexagonal Covered Canister, possibly a funerary urn, the removable top carved with a recumbent lion and a projecting hollowed knop, above the canister carved in high relief with fruit and acorns separated by vertical ropetwist dividers, and the leaf-carved lower border, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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