07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Victorian Ivory and Boxwood String-inlaid Work Box on Stand

$385$325
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Ivory and Boxwood String-inlaid Work Box on Stand, c. 1840, with turned wood carrying handle and two beveled glass panels enclosing a silk tufted interior, on splayed legs joined by a galleried shelf stretcher, ht. 35, wd. 17, dp. 14 in.
Estimate $400-600

Very good to excellent condition; possibly some replacements to inlaid stringing; interior very good; shelf stretcher with minor dark staining.