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Carved Mahogany Whimsey

Auction:
2349
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

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

Description:

Carved Mahogany Whimsey, Boston, c. 1856, carved from a single piece of wood, the whimsey composed of two square rectangular segments, one with an acorn terminal, joined by a carved chain with carved and pierced lettering "MADE BY DD JULY 4 1856" and "GEORGE STUART BAKER BOSTON," with each segment containing carved balls, lg. 26 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

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GEORGE STUART BAKER

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