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Oak Cased Liquor Chest

Auction:
2482
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$593$500

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

Description:

Oak Cased Liquor Chest, probably England, early 19th century, the chest with sheet iron strapping, wrought iron swing handles, opening to reveal a compartmented interior with six quart and five pint-size blown-molded wine and spirit bottles, each decorated with gilt grapevine borders about the shoulders, lift out tray fitted with a tumbler, and three wine glasses with similar gilt decoration, (set lacking one tumbler and a small spirit bottle, some losses on case edges), ht. 11 1/2, wd. 16 5/8, dp. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

United Kingdom, Glass, Litre, Pint

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