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Folk Art Carved and Painted Boxer Figure in a Glazed Wooden Case

Auction:
2198
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

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Auction:
Sale #2198 - 2198
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Folk Art Carved and Painted Boxer Figure in a Glazed Wooden Case, early 20th century, the boxer with applied fur pate, brown gloves, black trunks, red and white striped woven ribbon sash, stands in a ring with cotton string "ropes," enclosed in a wood framed, glass-sided case, (imperfections), ht. 13, wd. 8, lg. 7 5/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

boxer , Boxer Figure, Fashion, Gloves, Protective gear, Sash