07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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British Campaign Style Wrought-iron Mounted and Painted Metamorphic Wash Tub

$178$150
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

British Campaign Style Wrought-iron Mounted and Painted Metamorphic Wash Tub, 20th century, the covered basin with iron bands, painted green and inscribed J.C. Craster/5th Fusiliers, with handles to the sides and with separate beechwood tripod base affixed to underneath of top to form a table, ht. of table 29, basin 13 3/4, lg. 33 1/2, dp. 27 in.
Estimate $300-500

Some rubbing and paint loss to top; pitting and discoloration to metal mounts; artificial distressing.