08-09-2009 08-09-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
August 9, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Three Wooden Butter Stamps

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

Description:

Three Wooden Butter Stamps, America, 19th century, two depicting eagles, one a swan, (cracks and imperfections), dia. 4 1/8-3 1/2, ht. 5 1/4-3 1/4 in.
Estimate $250-300

Eagle w/star has a 1 1/2 in crack that extends into the eagle's head, along with other smaller cracks and some small stains; the plunger on the swan is loose, and there is a 1 inch crack that does not extend through to the image.

Keywords

Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959), head, 1 1/2