07-25-2009 07-25-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
July 25, 2009 10:00 AMCalender

Burl Walnut Cordial Cabinet

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2447 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 25, 2009 10:00AM


Burl Walnut Cordial Cabinet, the serpentine-front cabinet with dual hinged domed lid and sides, brass and mother-of-pearl inlays, reveals sixteen etched glass short-stem cordial glasses and four decanters in a removeable tray with brass carrying handle, ht. closed, 10 1/2, wd. 13 in.

Cordial Cabinets of this type were often part of the well appointed captain's quarters of private yachts.
Estimate $800-1,200


Walnut Cordial Cabinet, well appointed captain