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Four Giltwood Window Valances with Carved Eagle and Wreath Motif

Auction:
2468
Lot:
724
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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

Description:

Four Giltwood Window Valances with Carved Eagle and Wreath Motif, America, early 19th century, (gilt losses), ht. 11, wd. 61, dp. 8 in.

Provenance: Formerly in "The Elms," the Whitney mansion in Watertown, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200

The valences were custom made, portions of and some of the side pieces are missing.

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Watertown, Whitney mansion, Massachusetts

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