Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Carved and Blue-painted Pine Box

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Carved and Blue-painted Pine Box, New England, early 18th century, the lid with cleat and pin hinges on a rosehead nail-constructed box decorated on the front with carved geometric and punchwork decoration, the inside of the lid with carved red and black-painted compass rose device, (imperfections), ht. 10 3/4, wd. 24 7/8, dp. 12 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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.

Keywords

Box, Cleat, Containers, Door furniture, Hinge, Mechanical engineering

Departments

Specialists