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Shaker Bittersweet Oval Covered Wooden Box

Auction:
2337
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Shaker Bittersweet Oval Covered Wooden Box, probably New England, late 19th century, the box with pine top and base with bent maple sides joined by four slender fingers facing right, fastened with copper tacks, the interior lid inscribed with the initials "B.M." in pencil, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 6 3/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

New England, Box, Shakers, Stationery

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