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Five Decorative Whimsical Articles

Auction:
2481
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$119$100

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

Description:

Five Decorative Whimsical Articles, 19th/20th century, comprising; a carved wooden shell inlaid with abalone by David Hanzel, depicting a cat and mouse; Meerschaum pipe carved in the form of a skull; cased wax seal of Edward Burd of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court; a wooden articulated figure with prominent erect penis; and a penis-form bottle opener.
Estimate $100-125

Overall very good.

Keywords

Pennsylvania Supreme Court, David Hanzel, Edward Burd, Abalone, Bottle opener, Meerschaum, Pipe smoking, Reproduction

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