07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Continental Carved Walnut and Leather-inset Coat of Arms Plaque

$2,370$2,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Carved Walnut and Leather-inset Coat of Arms Plaque, Germany or northern Europe, late 19th century, formed as a double-headed eagle topped by a gilding crown, and mounted to center with a tooled and polychrome leather coat of arms applied with decorative brass studs, lg. 37 1/2, wd. 26 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

reglued break to end of wingtip at center of base. shrinkage crack to right wing. with minor age wear to gilding of crown and to surface of leather

Keywords

Germany