02-19-2006 02-19-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2308 Boston
February 19, 2006 11:00 AMCalender

Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Box

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2308 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 19, 2006 11:00AM


Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Box, probably England, early 19th century, square hinged box with brass swing handles, oval seashell inlaid paterae on the lid and front, inlaid leaf stringing, the interior lined with vestiges of silk, (minor veneer cracks and lifting), ht. 8, wd. 7, dp. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600

cracks and lifting are on the rear and side of the cover, tiny loss on l.l.front next to border, fine crack in shell on top.


United Kingdom