12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Arts & Crafts Decorated Box

$415$350
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Arts & Crafts Decorated Box
Iron and oak
Purportedly made by Captain Fletcher Abbott, c. 1891
Tooled and riveted strapwork and mounts on lidded rectangular form, ht. 4 3/4, wd. 8, dp. 7 1/2 in.

Notes: Abbott purportedly made this for his niece Katherine Fay, it descended to Jessie Fay and F. Sargent, c. 1938.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Fletcher Abbott, Jessie Fay, Katherine Fay, F. Sargent