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Painted Wood and Slate Folding Ship's Talley

Auction:
2431
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Painted Wood and Slate Folding Ship's Talley, America, 19th century, hinged with raised-panels, the exterior panels painted with compass flower and star motifs, the interiorfitted with slate panels, one side with incised columns with headings Courses, Wind, and Lee Way, (cracks on slate), 12 3/4 x 8 3/4, opens to 17 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Cracks in slate are stable.

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