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PRIVATE SIGNALS of the MERCHANTS of BOSTON

Auction:
2482
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

PRIVATE SIGNALS of the MERCHANTS of BOSTON Chromolithograph, Kramer & Co. Lithographer, Boston, second half 19th century, depicting 112 different Boston merchant flags with the names of each printed below, (toning, repaired tears on margins, one tear into image l.c.), sight size 41 1/2 x 31 in., in an ogee rosewwod veneer frame.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Repaired tear u.l. corner, and three other tears alng left edge, about three tears on right margin 5 in tear into image l.c., not examined out of frame. The rosewood ogee frame with gilt liner is as old or older than the lithograph, may or may not be original.

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Kramer & Co., Tears

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