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Federal Inlaid Mahogany Veneer Medical Box

Auction:
2509
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Veneer Medical Box, N. Starkey, Philadelphia, late 18th/early 19th century, upright box with inset brass handle, over two hinged doors opening to several compartments and two drawers, one containing a small brass and iron scale, a sliding door on the back reveals another compartment with printed maker's label, accompanied by ten later molded glass medicine bottles, ht. 11 1/4, wd. 8 3/4, dp. 7 1/4 in.

Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Philadelphia, Box, Compartment, Developmental biology, Furniture

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