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Pair of Carved and Polychrome Painted Masonic Columns

Auction:
2538B
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Carved and Polychrome Painted Masonic Columns, found in Indiana, 19th century, the columns surmounted by celestial and terrestrial globes over baskets issuing floral and foliate devices, fluted columns, and square monument bases, (minor paint loss), overall ht. 9 ft. 4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Each column is in five pieces.

Keywords

Indiana, Civil engineering, Classical order, Earthquake engineering

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