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Four Early Items: Bedwarmer, Painted Box, Sampler, and Hogscraper Candlestick

Auction:
2468
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$267$225

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

Description:

Four Early Items: Bedwarmer, Painted Box, Sampler, and Hogscraper Candlestick, America, late 18th to early 19th century, a bedwarmer with pierced brass pan and wrought iron handle, lg. 34; a red-painted pine hinged box with black borders, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 11 7/8, dp. 6 5/8; a sampler "BRIDGEWATER FEBRUARY 9 1787 RACHEL BARTLETT BORN IUNE THE 8," 6 x 9; a sheet-iron candlestick with brass medial ring lever marked "SHAW," ht. 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-250

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