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Group of Seven Early Items

Auction:
2431
Lot:
828
Sold for:
$652$550

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

Description:

Group of Seven Early Items, including a mustard and black painted folding gameboard box with checkers and backgammon games, an engraved decorated brass and copper Dutch tobacco box, a small mochaware footed wine, a turned wooden sander, a wrought iron sugar tongs, and a pair of black transfer-decorated enameled brass mirror supports depicting a maiden dancing with a tamborine, (minor imperfections), ht. 1 1/2-3 1/2, lg. 2-16 in.
Estimate $400-600

Small chip on wine rim, hailines on mirror supports, minor paint wear on gameboard

Keywords

Backgammon, Board game, Brass instrument, English draughts, Wine

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