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Two "Jolly Black Boy" Cast-iron Articles

Auction:
2481
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$356$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two "Jolly Black Boy" Cast-iron Articles, early 20th century, comprising a hanging document clip and a wall-mounted match striker, each depicting a smiling boy with a floppy hat, ht. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $150-250

Paint chips to painted shirt of match striker; later paint to document clip worn.

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Hat, Sports

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