08-09-2009 08-09-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 9, 2009 11:00 AMCalender
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Small Whalebone Veneer Trinket Box with Pierced Decoration

$356$300
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2468 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 09, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Small Whalebone Veneer Trinket Box with Pierced Decoration, late 18th/early 19th century, rectangular covered box with brass handles and escutcheon, the top and sides with thin slats of panbone applied to wood with pierced close-pattern decoration, (imperfections), ht. 3 1/2, wd. 8 1/2, dp. 4 5/8 in.
Estimate $200-250

Missing one hinge the other not attached, losses to bone- sliver at l.l. front, three corner losses.