06-08-2003 06-08-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2198 Boston
June 8, 2003 11:00AMCalender
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Federal Gilt Gesso Looking Glass

$2,233$1,900
Auction: Sale #2198 - 2198 Location: Boston Date / Time: June 08, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt Gesso Looking Glass, probably Massachusetts, 1815-20, the molded crest with applied balls above engaged spiral columns flanking a tablet with gilt stenciled border and a ship showing an American flag and schooner above the mirrored glass, (minor imperfections), ht. 37 1/2, wd. 18 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Massachusetts