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Polychrome Painted Wooden Checkerboard with American Shields and Stars

Auction:
2349
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$18,800$16,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Polychrome Painted Wooden Checkerboard with American Shields and Stars, America, late 19th century, square gameboard with applied molding, red and white checked playing field with green border ornamented with five-point stars in the corners, gilt foliate scrolls centered with American shields, (minor paint losses), 17 3/4 x 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Checkerboard, Polychrome, Shields

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