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Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece

Auction:
3024T
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Discovery - 3024T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece, with reverse-painted panel depicting a nautical scene, (losses), ht. 33, wd. 10 in.
Estimate $600-800

losses to the reverse-painted panels, a crack to one, dial replaced, finial replaced, on hinge of the door detached, refinished, wear and loss to the gilt-gesso, and losses to the molding.


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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Gesso, Gilding

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